May 24, 2016
Memory is sinister, see. If memory-making was something we had to do by hand, like, if memories are ceramic and they can shatter if you don't handle them carefully, how many memories do you think we can keep in our possession? Because, you know how reckless we can be. We embellish, we subtract, we block, we suppress. If all these forces collide on one particular memory, surely it will break. Aren't you glad memories are intangible? But still, who's to say they aren't breakable, susceptible? At night, what do you think of, Ma? Are you happy where you are?