Of course van Gogh’s story will never be settled, but when I first read this theory in some forum or another I could certainly relate.
Tinnitus is a constant sound, difficult to describe, but has been compared to air hissing (like air escaping from a balloon), ringing, or crickets. There is no silence.
Treatment yes. But no cure.
“What’s that?” “What’s that?” “What’s that?”. It is also associated with hearing loss.