23rd May 2024

Reply To: “The Lost Mariner” (Year 1, Gr. 1)

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Pehaps you’re right. Alexnder Luria, a Russian neuropsychologist, wrote: “… man does not consist of memory alone. He has feeling, will, sensibility, and moral being”. In his view, a person is not only his memory. Jimmie had feelings, emotional life, will, sensibility and spirituality, which is best seen in chapel where he was focused, moved and “connected”, even though his short-term memory (STM) lasted no more than a couple of minutes.