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08:45 is a difficult time

Over the past couple of weeks, two of our clocks have stopped at a quarter to nine.

Co-incidence? Something macabre? A haunting?

Theory - at a quarter to 9, both hands of the clock are on the rise and the battery has to work harder to drive the mechanism and lift them. A scientific conjecture, and an explanation that I prefer to anything supernatural. Being a scientist, I await with interest our next stopping clock so that I can gain further evidence of a pattern, or lack thereof.
(written 2005-05-31, updated 2006-06-05)

Commentatorsays ...
Graham:Another clock has stopped - this time at a quarter to seven ... both hands on the rise again ...

(comment added 2005-06-11 12:09:56)
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