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    Time is like this boat that you are on.

    Time is like this boat that you are on. You can't see who is steering it, but it is taking you to weird unknown and sometimes awful or terrifying places.
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    Re: quote explanation

    Welcome to the forum, sehrish.

    Please tell us the source of this quotation and the name of the author.

    Please note that I have changed your thread title.

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    Re: Time is like this boat that you are on.

    Is there a question?

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    Re: Time is like this boat that you are on.

    If the listener is not actually on a boat, then time is like a boat you are on would work better.

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