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Unformatted text preview: consequently interesting. It is so crazy, that it is hard to believe. The fact that a man who literally thought his wife was a hat tells enough about his illness. He couldnt even put on his own shoe because he thought his foot was shoe. Extremely odd incidents like these make this story so memorable. If the case of Dr. P was just an everyday disorder such as attention deficit disorder or depression, then the story would probably have never been made into a story. Sacks decided to make this case into a story because he thought it was something that would interest readers. He succeeded in entertaining his audience. Not only does the story seem unbelievable, but it is something that readers will think about long after they have finished reading it....
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course CONWEST 101 taught by Professor Arcilla during the Fall '08 term at NYU.
- Fall '08