From now on, I want to stop calling my grandmother 'grandma' and start calling her Janet. Not that she's actually called 'Janet', but it just suits her better. As if she ever got my name right.
Before she died my dad called his mum "Roll out the barrel."
'Consciousness is not simply a sensory-perceptual affair, a matter of mental imagery, as the contents of our mind would have us believe. It is deeply enmeshed with the brain mechanisms that automatically promote action readiness' - Jaak Panksepp