Losing the full function of your brain translates into losing the full function of your life. As such, even a partial loss of brain function - as happens in the case of a traumatic brain injury - could mean losing a portion of your former life. Serious TBI can result in the loss of intelligence, emotion, movement, sensation and consciousness.
You just scored some concert tickets for one of the hottest shows of 2017. Maybe it's the Rolling Stones on their umpteenth tour of the United States, or the Red Hot Chili Peppers coming off the European leg of their tour. Whatever genre of music is your favorite, you're excited to have floor seats only a few rows from the stage.