Throw Away Your “Calendar” Right Now

Too real.

Thought Catalog

Time is this beautifully complex thing.

Time is this mammoth beast, this incontrollable force, this glowing static of change.

Some people look at clocks and calendars to understand time. They think about their age. They think about PM and AM. They think about the years that pass.

… Holding a dead body will tell you everything you need to know about time. This is time, the awesome emptiness in the eyes of a corpse… that universe which seems to have departed but remains…

Time is funny. Because it’s really the most subjective thing in the world. But we have all these tricks to make us feel like it is objective.

Clocks, calendars, seasons, birthdays, holidays, etc… These illusions of objective time.

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The Earth is about five billion years old. Imagine that a movie had been made of the universe from its beginning five billon years ago to today, and that…

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