Time Is Not a Stimulus, Time Is a Response
Time is a psychological response.
To what? To the stimulus of Reality (which is timeless).
That’s why time drags on and speeds up – a hallmark sign of subjectivity.
But this is old news: I know it, and now you know it.
Time to move on.
Time as a Measure of Pain Intensity and Pain Type (Somov, Journal of Back & Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, 2000)
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Somov, P. (2012). Time Is Not a Stimulus, Time Is a Response. Psych Central. Retrieved on October 10, 2015, from http://blogs.psychcentral.com/mindful-living/2012/04/time-is-not-a-stimulus-time-is-a-response/