When you sit on a red-hot cinder

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  1. Crabtownboy

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    ‎"When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity." (Albert Einstein)
     
  2. Melanie

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    Why in the name of wonder would ANYONE sit on a redhot cinder?????????????
     
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    That is not relativity. Everyone who sits on a red hot cinder will see it the same way.
     
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    I don't know about see, but I feel most if not all would feel it the same way, hot.
     
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    Point being?

    I think someone needs to step outside and get some sunshine.:)
     
  6. Melanie

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    It certainly is incredibly stupid relatively speaking in say sitting on a nice cosy couch.:thumbsup:
     
  7. Crabtownboy

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    Point being is that the passage of time seems slow or fast depending on the circumstances ... it is relative to the circumstances.
     
  8. InTheLight

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    CTB, I understood what you were trying to say. Some of your detractors need to lighten up.
     
  9. Crabtownboy

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    Thanks for giving me credit, but Einstein said it.

    Perhaps it was too subtle for some to understand. Some of the replies seemed very strange to me.
     
  10. Melanie

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    I thought the whole thing so crazy you must have been pulling my leg!!!!!
     
  11. TennisNE1

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    Perspective comes into play.

    Cindy
     

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