Fixing Time the Watchmaker Toiled

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Fixing Time the Watchmaker Toiled

Post by ROU Killing Time » Fri Jul 17, 2009 7:20 am

Every night he dreamed the dream.

A pilgrim pausing after a journey of infinite steps, regarding forever stretching before him.

Raising the hourglass he could no longer bear to carry, he lifted it high and sent it sailing against the cliffs of eternity, sand scattering across the universe leaving matter lying broken and in chaos.

He awoke and, as always, shuffled to his workbench adjusting his glasses and lenses to regard the nearly complete watch on the table before him.

Adjusting the mainspring, he set it's workings in motion.

Laying it in a velvet box, he began to assemble another.

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Post by strawman » Fri Jul 17, 2009 11:46 am

Well, it's about time!
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Post by tbaker2500 » Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:14 pm

strawman wrote:Well, it's about time!
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Post by ROU Killing Time » Thu Jul 23, 2009 6:33 pm

I give this one my personal "most pretentious title to date" booby prize.

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Post by ROU Killing Time » Wed Aug 12, 2009 10:13 am

"Raising the hourglass he could no longer bear to carry, he lifted it high and sent it sailing against the cliffs of eternity, sand scattering across the universe leaving matter lying broken and in chaos. "

"Adjusting the mainspring, he set it's workings in motion."

"Laying it in a velvet box, he began to assemble another."
I can't believe these slipped past Miss Grimsley. Are they really ok?
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Post by strawman » Wed Aug 12, 2009 12:53 pm

"Those who know don't say. Those who say don't know."
The wise sinsei knows the proper time of silence, for his warrior to become conscious.
Never judge anyone until you have biopsied their brain.

"Be kind, for everyone is fighting a hard battle."
Known Some Call Is Air Am
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Post by ROU Killing Time » Wed Aug 12, 2009 6:51 pm

strawman wrote:"Those who know don't say. Those who say don't know."
The wise sinsei knows the proper time of silence, for his warrior to become conscious.
You mispelled sensei.
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