Student or Learner
I read a lot of fantasy and science fiction novels and usually I understand everything, even when the author takes liberties with the language. The next sentence, though, has me flabbergasted. I really can't make head or tails of it, even in context. I hope someone can help me understand it's meaning. So here it is:
Unlike an hour designated on the clock it does not allow of arguing that five minutes earlier cannot hurt.
Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.