Nerva: "you gonna PULL THROUGH? I thought you were FEAR-PROOFED..."
X-Prime: "Compairing FEAR to REGRET is like saying FLAME will call ASHES the next day"
Nerva: "Sometimes you don't make a lot of sense"
X-Prime: "I spend an immense amount of time in isolated reflection -- I'm virtually Non-Deterministic--"
X-Prime: "Fuhhhk, man...I can't FOCUS on this.. let me just tell you some more ORIENTATION--"
Gray Woman: "AT FIRST...It was THOUGHT that SELF TRAVEL was Like a BEAD on a STRING"
Gray Woman: "...Where your NOW-SELF is a BEAD, constantly sliding down the STRING of your LIFE EXPERIENCE... and the TRAVEL is SHOVING a NOW-SELF BACK UP the STRING..."
Gray Woman: "But- while this covers the important STATIC nature of the PAST, it seems to suggest an IMMUTABLE FUTURE, quite at ODDS with the relevant EXPERIMENTATION that my organization has PERFORMED..."
X-Prime quoting Gray Woman: "The more USEFUL MODEL is that of an HOUR GLASS -- where the NOW-SELF or PRESENT is the EYE--"
Potential Future; Present; Fixed, 1-Dimentional Past
FIG 1, a, b
FIG 2, a, b
X-Prime quoting Gray Woman: "Where Fig.1 illustrates the SELF-TRAVEL as illustrated from the INTRUDED-UPON PAST's perspective, while FIG.2 is what/how the SELF TRAVELLER would think of it."