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Forever today : a memoir of love and amnesia

Author: Deborah Wearing
Publisher: London ; Johannesburg : Doubleday, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a virus destroyed part of his brain, British conductor Clive Wearing was left with no memory. To this day, he is trapped in an eternal present. Yet he does remember that he loves his wife, Deborah. Here she tells their heartbreaking story.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Clive Wearing; Deborah Wearing; Clive Wearing
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Wearing
ISBN: 0385607091 9780385607094 0385606265 9780385606264
OCLC Number: 61253366
Description: xii, 338 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. The man who fell out of time. Getting ill ; The time before ; Not knowing ; First awakenings ; Lost in the living room --
Part II. Prisoners of consciousness. Life with no memory ; Life with no Clive ; Looking for answers ; Dittos of discontent --
Part III. The speed of light. Getting away ; Another country ; Getting dark ; The power of love.
Responsibility: Deborah Wearing.

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Clive Wearing famously suffered an extreme case of amnesia. For years his wife Deborah supported him but eventually tried to break away and make a new life for herself in America. Then, miraculously,  Read more...

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