Heh Necro Thread Arise!
I resuscitate what may warrant a different perspective. Other things have a hole in the middle.
Before I actually touched one I thought a lifebuoy
was made out of expanded polystyrene (styrofoam). Nope. It's some kind of foam but hard as a rock.
Relyable knowledge should be shared.
...If for example you are dealing with an entity that has no concept of "time", it ruins your basic life efficiency!
(Examples include ditzy artsy friends, ...
.. the words ditzy artsy friends aren't ever stringed together in my world.
..and "Please Hold (for 82 minutes), your call is important to us." (But not enough to staff the line better!!)
Sadly this is part of everyday life, anywhere anytime, not just the phone. Wish there were downloadable groceries, clothing, pizza.
Back on topic .. .
Worry, these days, may have replaced time.