Happy dance of joy
Jadwiga Zajaczkowa / Jenne Heise
jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
Sat Jan 22 20:56:46 EST 2005
> Really it's the same thing as the language slot discussion. Our
> brains have slots. For example, many people have a 'Dog's Name'
> slot. When calling your dog, you may come up with the name of
> any dog you have ever owned. Or the 'Partner Slot'. My brother
> called his second wife by his first wife's name at his second
> wedding reception. My partner occasionally calls me by her
> previous partner's name. Etc.
Even worse... I have a 'behavior slot' for partners, etc. Which means
that in any given stressful situation, I may come up with the name of
the partner or ex whose signature annoying behaviors are most like the
current situation. It does make things confusing...
-- Jadwiga Zajaczkowa, Knowledge Pika jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
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