Mudcat Café message #4010989 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #166691   Message #4010989
Posted By: Big Al Whittle
29-Sep-19 - 02:54 AM
Thread Name: BS: Question About Aging and Regret(s)
Subject: RE: BS: Question About Aging and Regret(s)
James Joyce called it 'agenbite of inwit'.

That microsecond sharpness of recollection, doubled in intensity because its so near and intimate to our inner core. It leaves us reeling.

Its just one more aspect of being alive that we have to put up with. goes with the territory,   I'm afraid.