Tangled Habits

Do you remember the last time you held a brand new telephone cable? Sturdy, unbending, a symbol of durability. It’s the kind of cable you’d want to keep forever.

Now, fast forward a bit. That same cable, once rigid, is now a twisted, battered version of its former self. It’s been through a lot. People must have treated it poorly. Restoring its original form seems nearly impossible.

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