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Fri Jan 5 09:08:31 CST 2007
Gordon JC Pearce wrote:
> M H Stein wrote:
>> the old Amdahl buildings. I can visualize the people and systems but
>> remember the name. Getting old sucks.
> I bumped into one of my fiancee's best friends in the pub earlier (she
> and a friend had stopped in for one of their rather good pizzas). Went
> to introduce her to my friend, and couldn't remember her name. At all.
> Blank. Hadn't even had a single sip of my beer at that point.
> I carry my driving licence with me, in case anyone asks me my name. I
> have genuinely been asked my name, and just gone blank. I cannot
> remember names, sometimes not even my own.
I forget my own name all the time. Or my phone number. Or my address.
Sometimes I forget where I am.
> Worst of it is, I'm 33, not even old. I'm hoping I get better as I get
> older, or at least have more of an excuse...
I'm 29. 8-)
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