Perceived Time Fights the Clock

Time flies when you’re having fun. The clock stood still. Language is littered with allusions to the differences between the regular rhythm of time and our perception of time. Objective time stays a steady course whether measured by the tick of the clock or the reliability of the sun and moon. Yet our subjective time runs the gamut of human emotion and can be influenced by a wide variety of factors from focus to health. TheConverstion.com — How Did It Get So Late So Soon — They Why of Time Flies

How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?
— Dr. Seuss

 

How did it get so late so soon? Photo by Zachary Nelson

How did it get so late so soon? Photo by Zachary Nelson