When grilled on the subject of school-in-country vs. school-in-city, he replied that the chief difference is that the day seems to go so much quicker in the country. "Just like lightning," he reported. From "Education," by E. B. White.
Days in school aren't the only things that go just like lightning.
Here is Ramona coming home from the hospital way back in September, all of three or four days old:
And here is Ramona recently coming home from a day in the park, almost seven months old: