A.L.M. is not going to be in Memphis

In the psychology literature, “they” now use patients’ initials, with no punctuation, to talk about people. “They” didn’t used to use initials. Everyone knows who Pheneas Gage is. No one– very few– knows who HM is.

Arthur. Leland. Morton. is not going to be in Memphis.

And he wasn’t here for Thanksgiving, either.

ALM Syndrome. A. Leland is the only one who suffers from it.