Dementia by Nelson Lynch
Approx. 1,940 words.
Published on June 5, 2011.
The Taylorville Writer is having problems with his memory. He thinks he is fine. His wife thinks otherwise. She gives him three words to remember and goes to the drug store.
He is primed and ready for the question. When she returns, walks around eating a candy bar and talking about other things.
Then she finally asks what are the three little words?