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I recall many years ago reading a (possibly short) story that involved an inscrutable alien craft arriving in orbit around earth that stripped a day's-worth of memories from everyone it passed by, so that from an individual's point of view they were going back in time.
Once they realised what was happening they left notes for themselves. The military tried to mount an attack but they kept forgetting where they were up to. Divorcees found themselves back in love. A sort of SF horror story.
What was the story?