Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
And sorry I could not travel both
And be one traveler, long I stood
And looked down one as far as I could
To where it bent in the undergrowth;
When the final "Big Balloon" goes up, it will not be time driven but event driven. Those events will not be Nukes or Blinding flashed or "Armageddon" but the "Choices" humans make for one side or the other. Therein, Giles, You are spot on!