Nietzsche insists that a person must
find at least one truth before a good
night sleep. A terrible prospect
considering how facts come about,
with their own sets of variables.
speed in metres per second,
momentum at impact
with a surface, temperature
and friction between molecules
Ninety-degree angles do not exist
in real life. Until now science tricked
us into believing in verticality.
Meanwhile it builds a simplified version
of the world, a dummy manual, if you like,
for funding purposes.
© Maria Stadnicka, 2020