The Timekeeper - Mitch Albom

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There is a clock on your wall or the dashboard of your car. You have a schedule, a calendar, a time for dinner or a movie. Yet all around you, timekeeping is ignored. Birds are not late. A dog does not check its watch. Deer do not fret over passing birthdays. Man alone measures time. Man alone chimes the hour. And, because of this, man alone suffers a paralyzing fear that no other creature endures. A fear of time running out.

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adamyaaz64 1 week, 2 days ago
I'm pretty sure plenty of animals do track time using the position of the sun, the seasons, and other regular cycles.
user717489 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Why are authors and writers in general so stupid?

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