I’ve read several works by Joan Didion over the years, but this is the one that made me really understand why people are so fanatical about her styleâ€”the one that made me fanatical about her style.
“In theory these mementos serve to bring back the moment.
In fact they serve only to make clear how inadequately I appreciated the moment when it was here.
How inadequately I appreciated the moment when it was here is something else I could never afford to see.”
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