Blessed are the forgetful, for they get the better even of their blunders. -Nietzsche
How happy is the blameless vestal’s lot
The world forgetting, by the world forgot
Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind
Each prayer accepted, and each wish resigned
(“Eloisa to Abelard” by Alexander Pope)
Carrie: She decided to erase you almost as a lark.
Joel: Mierzwiak! Please let me keep this memory, just this one.