| Quote #4
Is Hamm here admitting that there is nothing driving them forward except inertia? Are there any points where he contradicts this viewpoint?
| Quote #5
Is Hamm's willingness to consider such possibilities in order to sustain himself a sign of strength or a sign of weakness? Are these the thoughts that keep Hamm going or is there something else? Is Hamm motivated by fear or hope?
| Quote #6
Is this really what motivates Hamm? Is there a greater form of endurance that considers in pushing forward while accepting complete uncertainty? Is endurance in the absence of hope still endurance?