An archer’s paradox

Zeno said

the arrow can’t reach the target


From A  to B

you have to reach C

(C, between A and B).

And to reach C, you have to go through D

(D, between A and C).

And how could you reach D,

before E, between AD?

and F and G and so on… in between.

But here’s how it is:

from A__to__B

you’ll have to cross A__C

and then A_D

and then AE

and you just suppress the Fs, and Gs,

because there’s no space

space        space        space

in between.

The arrow just crosses the vacuum and hits the target

bumping the dumb,


It just goes through

without much thinking.