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  • The predominant quality of the slow form is viscosity.
  • Viscosity occurs on a cellular level.
  • Viscosity and velocity are opposites, yet they can look the same.
  • Viscosity causes the stillness of disinclination, velocity causes the stillness of fascination.
  • Part of the mute paralysis of viscosity comes from knowing every detail of what’s ahead and having to wait for its arrival.
  • Viscosity flattens the effervescence of panic.
  • Viscosity.
  • In contrast to viscosity’s cellular coma, velocity endows every platelet and muscle fiber with a mind of its own, a means of knowing and commenting on its own behavior.

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  • In simple terms, 10W-30 grade oil means the oil has a viscosity grade of 10 in winter conditions and 30 in summer conditions.
  • Modern motor oil has polymer additives to keep its viscosity from changing too much at different temperatures.

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