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Thursday, January 3, 2013
Quote of the Day (Cyril Connolly, on Our Memories)
“Our memories are card indexes consulted and then
returned in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.”—British critic
Cyril Connolly (1903-1974), The Unquiet Grave: A Word Cycle, Pt. 3
(1944, rev. 1951).
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand