A rock opera
in a mental hospital
and adjacent mortuary.
Richard Del Connor
"The Hippy Coyote"
Thumper is a patient of a mental hospital where he falls in love with Elaine. She is a young
runaway that has been scooped up by the hospital to collect more government benefits--which they
The love affair becomes complicated when Elaine and the Head Nurse have an affair. Thumper is
kept under control with experimental dream therapy drugs. Without drugs, he hallucinates.
What makes his visions exciting, is that other people can see them also.