On page 218 Schank said: "When we hear the stories of others, the issue becomes whether we choose to adopt these stories for ourselves. We define ourselves through our stories, but through teaching (and preaching), we also define ourselves through the stories of others."
Today was a very interesting example of Schank's statement We were in the Schank Tank and it was full of 'gold' fish swimming together. All of you told personal stories that revived things in my memory. Now it is time to adapt my inherited stories and pass them.