What Effect Would TOTALLY Perfect Memory Have?
Eric M. Choi
emc at sdr.utias.utoronto.ca
Fri Sep 6 13:23:03 EST 1996
On Fri, 6 Sep 1996 pspangle at global.california.com wrote:
> Unless the character in your story is constantly totally conscious of
> everything he has experienced, I doubt it would affect him very much. Are
> you always conscious of everything you can remember? I doubt it. On the
> other hand, having to cope with more than 4-8 things consciously at one
> time is a load -- which is why we make "to do" lists.
Excellent point. I'll keep this in mind. Thanks for your help!
Eric M. Choi | Author of "From a Stone", in the
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