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Old 18th December 2017, 03:27 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by zooterkin View Post
I'd disagree with you, and agree with you. Memory is a skill that can be improved with practice. You say you're not exceptional; you probably aren't, but you have had a lot of practice, and your ability to remember things is probably better than most here (mentalists and actors excepted).
One thing I can say for sure: as I get older, my ability to forget things is exceptional.

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