Melody was born to parents who loved music. Both were accomplished singers. How Melody ended up being tone-deaf was one of the great mysteries of life.
When she was young, her parents took her along when they traveled the world. She would stand in the wings with her nanny when they performed, and people often asked her why she wasn’t up there with them, entertaining the crowd.
“She can’t sing!” her nanny would say. Embarrassed and downtrodden, Melody also learned not to speak.
To be continued…