the sick shit about           
                our world               
 is that it's pretty  young as worlds go, 
 there  must  have  been countless worlds 
 here  before ours, on  this  earth,  and 
             what about this:             
 if  i  am a cat,  twenty  years of  age, 
 i've  lived almost  two  percent of  the 
            time since zero bce           
 things are recent. humanity  is  recent. 
 it was  not, geologically speaking, such 
 a  very long time  since  they  invented 
                the wheel                 
 i like  the wheel  just as much  as  the 
 next person  but  what about the  earth? 
 the  original  marble.  the   loose  orb