Apr 15, 2011, 5:32 pm

In the words of Inigo Montoya, "You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means."

I hear this used as an analogy for how trails change over time. I understand what the person saying is trying to get at, but I don't think it is the best choice of analogy. Let's unpack this a bit and see where the shortcomings lie.