A: Would you mind reading through my dissertation and giving me some feedback?
B: What’s it on?
A: It’s on the paleogenomics of ancient dog breeds in North America.
B: I don’t know how much help I’ll be. I’ve never even heard of paleo whatever it is you just said.
A: How are your legs? Not too tired? This is the final stretch. We’re almost at the top. B: So do we need to walk up that path? I think I’ll be fine: it looks like a gentle ascent, and there are steps all the way. A: Appearances can be deceptive. The path gets quite steep further on, and the steps become broken and irregular. We’re not out of the woods yet. B: What does that signpost say? If we take the right fork we will get to a temple in 25 minutes. A: Nice try. We’re going