On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 7:31 AM, Udhay Shankar N <ud...@pobox.com> wrote:
> "I miss what I had in terms of the speed of memory access. If I needed
> a word or a fact it was already at my fingertips and now it’s like an
> arthritic and elderly gentleman has to sit up and go down many, many
> flights of stairs very slowly and go and rummage in dusty drawers.
> Eventually he will return four days later, normally at about 1.30 in
> the morning, and I will sit up and go, “Oh yes! ‘Crepuscular.’ That
> was the word I was looking for.”"
> --Neil Gaiman

This word has a starring role in the new House of cards season 5 in
which the writer describes the Underwoods, A Mark Rothko painting by
saying "Some of my favorite animals are crepuscular."

-- Vinayak

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