I came across this cartoon by Dave Walker on weblogcartoons.com and I think I'll be
checking back to this site on a regular basis. The truism, One picture is worth a thousand
words is applicable here.
Why is it we replay embarrassing moments over and over and keep them close at hand, memory-wise? Is it because, following in the tactics that helped us learn our multiplication tables, repetitive drilling will prevent us from committing the same faux pas? Or is it part of the self-flagellation that many are prone to practise just to stay modest?