Awesome Metaphor

Also an example of thread drift at Hoyt’s, but mostly I wanted to share a really neat metaphor.

McChuck | May 12, 2015 at 1:03 pm | Reply

Yep. The body is a finely tuned nation of cooperating microbes. The natural-born citizens, we call cells. The immigrants, we call microbes. Illegal immigrants and freeloaders, we call diseases. Colonies and client states, we call children.

Growth and healing happen primarily during sleep. That’s part of what it’s for. (Construction crews work at night, when there’s less traffic to disrupt.)

via Of Trust and Processes | According To Hoyt.

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