It was just as well not to sleep. Sleep brought dreams of happier times, worse than nightmares in their own way.
“It keeps them thinking surprise is on their side,” Dryden said. “Which means it’s really on ours."
This world nys but a thurghfare ful of wo, And we been pilgrymes, passynge to and fro. — GEOFFREY CHAUCER
“Because DNA is a mess. People call it a blueprint, but it’s more like a recipe — one that nature’s been tinkering with for a few billion years. That’s how a professor of mine described it: an old recipe, where outdated instructions get lined out instead of erased...