I remember waking up today and, for the first time in a week, feeling that the lump in my neck was smaller and that perhaps it really was just an infection and not something horrible. 41 more words
14 hours, 30 minutes
I remember the excitement of fast food, the anticipation of delicious grease, fat, salt. And the first mouthful is wonderful. And the second is okay. And the third is horrible. 40 more words
I remember loving Roth, Updike, Bellow. Now, only Bellow.
-7 October 2014
This post is part of the I Remember series.
1 day, 18 hours
I remember chicken-flavoured things, and how non-chicken flavoured they tasted.
-6 October 2014
I remember when I knew I truly loved my wife. I used to, while showering, ask myself, “Do I love her?”, and then answer, “Yes, of course”. 42 more words
2 days, 16 hours
I remember being so proud of little Captain, and wanting to show him off to the world. And then I understood parents and their babies, and parents and their pets, and I felt bad for not properly empathising. 11 more words
I remember waking up with a swollen lymph node, a horrible illness, and wondering whether this, and not my heart, was what would get me. 11 more words
3 days, 17 hours