• You cannot imagine the craving for rest that I feel-a hunger and thirst. For six long days, since my work was done, my mind has been a whirlpool, swift, unprogressive and incessant, a torrent of thoughts leading nowhere, spinning round swift and steady.

    H. G. Wells (2015). “Delphi Complete Works of H. G. Wells”, p.3207, Delphi Classics