People love that cliché: “Time heals all wounds.” But live long enough, you realize that most clichés are true. It’s amazing what even the smallest passage of time can accomplish. The cuts it can close, the imperfections it can smooth over. But in the end, it comes down to the size of the wound… doesn’t it? If the wound is deep enough, there might be no way to keep it from festering, even if you have all the time in the world.