I know, that sounds silly but my recollection is that it was something smart and funny, maybe Woody Allen.
“My recollection is that Governor Romney sent the National Guard in within 24 hours,” he says.
Disappointingly, Pagán lets it fade into the background, not unlike any other recollection of peripheral importance.
That recollection touches on another tradition from the civil-rights days: the preacher as prophet.
Yet a translator working with Daisey during his visit had no recollection of this conversation.
In youth our happiness is hope; in age the recollection of the hopes of youth.
A theory which he had formed was destroyed by that recollection.
I nodded at recollection of the vulpine-face superintendent of the Sierra Mills.
She was trembling even now at the recollection of what she had seen.
The three points specified in that letter, giving your recollection of the conversation, are correctly stated.
1590s, "a gathering together again," from French récollection (14c.) or directly from Medieval Latin recollectionem (nominative recollectio), noun of action from past participle stem of recolligere (see recollect). Meaning "act of recalling to memory" is from 1680s; a thing or scene so recalled, from 1781.