One side of the #bovetfleurier Amadeo Fleurier Virtuoso VII Retrograde Perpetual Calendar watch displays the hours and minutes on a small central dial, as well as a seconds hand at 6 o’clock and the various perpetual calendar indications (diamond-set bezel, white-gold model shown). #watchtime #luxurywatch
29 December - Tick Tock Day - Today puts the pressure on you to cram in some last-minute work before the end of the year to achieve your goals! Think about it this way – after today you have 2 more days to your disposal. That’s 48 hours. Or 2880 minutes. Or if you prefer, 172 800 seconds. That’s hundreds of thousands of seconds! Imagine how much you can achieve in that time!
“And the time sundials tell May be minutes and hours. But it may just as well Be seconds and sparkles, or seasons and flowers. No, I don't think of time as just minutes and hours. Time can be heartbeats, or bird songs, or miles, Or waves on a beach, or ants in their files (They do move like seconds—just watch their feet go: Tick-tick-tick, like a clock). You'll learn as you grow That whatever there is in a garden, the sun Counts up on its dial..." ~ John Ciardi
In My Room by Monica Brinkman | She sat on the overstuffed beige couch, legs pulled to one side; head nestled against her mother’s soft shoulder. She normally looked forward to the Sunday night ritual of watching re-runs of America’s Got Talent or The Voice. This evening all Justine could think of was the tick of the clock as it inched closer to the hour mark. … Click, click, click, sounded the clock’s metal hands as seconds turned into minutes; there was no escaping the inevitable turn of…
Beautiful Old Clocks ~ I have an old Sessions Mantle clock which looks a lot like the one on the top shelf, left. It would work if my Hubby would let it. He thinks it ticks and tocks too loud...and don't even mention the chimes!