56 ways of saying I don’t remember


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Mf3Z8asXB8&feature=youtube_gdata

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The above link was in the New York Times. Alan Berliner explores memory and forgetting in this documentary about his cousin Edwin Honig, a poet, a translator and professor as well as his journey through Alzheimer’s disease.

It made me cry as my husband went through something similar though managed to evade saying; ‘I don’t remember.’

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One thought on “56 ways of saying I don’t remember

  1. Julian Pencharz

    Hi Jill,

    This was heartbreaking. Besides illness e.g. Alzheimer’s, many of us will have a form of memory loss to look forward to. It is really sad.

    Lots of love,

    Jules.

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    From: Jill’s Experiences with Mental Health and Alzheimer’s Disease [mailto:comment-reply@wordpress.com] Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2013 1:17 AM To: pencharz2310@rogers.com Subject: [New post] 56 ways of saying I don’t remember

    Jill posted: “http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Mf3Z8asXB8&feature=youtube_gdata (Plase wait a few seconds for the item before this clip to begin please.) The above link was in the New York Times. Alan Berliner explores memory and forgetting in this documentary a”

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