A British woman deaf since birth has finally been given the gift of sound with the help of cochlear implants. 40-year-old Joanne Milne heard for the very first time at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, and the experience was, well, emotionally overwhelming:
The Daily Edge reports that a good friend of Milne's made her a mix tape of all the awesome music released during her lifetime that she can now enjoy. Some of Milne's soon-to-be-favorite tunes include:
And perhaps most appropriately, Prince's "When Doves Cry."
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