Things to do when you can’t sleep : l

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l  :  Listen

 T         t  t  t   clck          tck            CLUCK                    tck              t                                     uck                t        ck                         t   T

        TCK       CK                              tck                                                                    t       t                       tck                  t  ck     t

t   t   t   t   t                tck              ck                            T                T               ck                                                   TCK

CLCK

The globular ‘hands’ are not perfectly spherical, and not the same size, plus the magnets inside move in unpredictable and irregular steps.  The clock keeps time, but the ticking doesn’t.  More friendly than the alarm clock with its relentless purr and imminent threat.

I am, however, slightly concerned to find I have got to fifty posts on this theme.

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