There is an old saying among people who like to read sports writers. The smaller the ball, the better the writing. How to play golf alone
This short essay really resonates with me. There truly is something magical about playing golf alone on an empty course. Either as a morning dew sweeper or as the sun goes down.
I had a manufacturing engineer who worked for me in the early 2000s who was over the moon in anticipation of advances in 3D printing. He was really disappointed the process came along at the end of his career.