My highly-educated-about-rock-and-roll-son Quentin has informed me that the song goes "Time keeps on SLIPPIN' SLIPPIN' SLIPPIN' ... into the future". Not tickin'.
Well, EXCUUUUUUUUSE me! My bad. Apologies to Steve Miller. Gimme a break, I haven't heard the dang song in a long time.
Stay tuned for the next episode: A Mardi Gras ball.