“But there’s all sorts of other clues – there’s a line in the second hour of the first episode, where he’s on the phone with Dolores, and he’s trying to get her to come by his office and he says, ‘I’ll be here the rest of my life.’” [x]
"In Greek, “nostalgia” literally means, “the pain from an old wound”. It’s a twinge in your heart, far more powerful than memory alone. This device isn’t a spaceship. It’s a time machine. It goes backwards, forwards. It takes us to a place where we ache to go again. It’s not called the Wheel. It’s called a Carousel. It lets us travel the way a child travels. Around and around, and back home again… to a place where we know we are loved."