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So, this is the end of everything that ever was, and the beginning of everything that will ever be. How do you feel about that?

Asked by tups (6709points) January 23rd, 2013

Peace and love and harmony to y’all.

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bookish1's avatar

I hope that none of my students decide to write that in their conclusion, but it would give me a good laugh if they did.

LuckyGuy's avatar

I’ll think about it tomorrow.

Hawaii_Jake's avatar

We’ll always have Paris.

elbanditoroso's avatar

It’s a tautology.

thorninmud's avatar

What incredible luck that we just happen to be here to witness this historic moment!

Coloma's avatar

So really this is just a variation of the saying ” today is the first day of the rest of your life.”
Not always. If you’re a procrastinator then tomorrow would the first day of the rest of your life.

tups's avatar

@thorninmud Yeah, it’s revolutionary!!!

tups's avatar

@bookish1 Do you prefer linear time?

bookish1's avatar

@tups : In what context? Where did that question even come from? I just think this is a trite statement that is pretending to be profound, but really is not.

CWOTUS's avatar

That’s how I usually feel on Sunday nights, not so much on Wednesday afternoons.

Pachy's avatar

Ten million insurance agents are about to lose their jobs, so it’s not a total loss.

tups's avatar

@bookish1 I don’t think this is a profound statement myself. Profound is what you make it.

@Pachyderm_In_The_Room How do you mean that?

flutherother's avatar

There is continuity from one moment to the next and the past is linked to the future.

tups's avatar

@flutherother Are you certain of that?

KNOWITALL's avatar

According to my mom and her beloved Jack Van Impe, it’s the end of everything we’ve ever known. Crazy.

Pachy's avatar

@tups, just a bad joke.

flutherother's avatar

@tups That has been my experience. Take this thread for example.

tups's avatar

@flutherother Tha past and future is merely illusions.

Shippy's avatar

I feel flipping dam good about that!

Pachy's avatar

Carpe diem.

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