I beat the new year by about 9 minutes – rather, my machine beat it. I put my mouse pointer over the systray clock when the neighbourhood erupted with sound and crackers and it showed ‘Saturday, January 01, 2005’. When I moved my mouse away, it was 12:10 am.
Will it be worthwhile? Things seem so futile sometimes. All it takes is water and earth to show us mortals our place.