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‘The Organized Mind’ by Daniel J. Levitin

Sometime after I picked up neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin’s “The Organized Mind,” I lost my T pass.

The separation of the pass from its usual companions in its usual pocket was unsettling, and sent my hands digging through my other pockets in a sequence that seemed rehearsed — predetermined by primacy or likelihood, a Michael Jackson-esque dance of highly focused pants slapping.

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