Now, HERE, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that!
-- The Red Queen in Alice Through the Looking Glass
there was a pause, an intermission. I got tired. I grew speechless.
I’ve taken the scissors and simply cut out a chunk of time, because
there’s no hope of catching you up. Suffice it to say that stuff