The Master pulled the Acolyte away from the abyss.
“I wouldn’t look in there, if I were you. It has a tendency to stare back.”
“But I have so many questions! What is the meaning of life, the universe and everything? What is the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow Do androids dream of electric sheep? Why do we…?”
“Dear boy, don’t trouble yourself with it. Reality in large doses can be unsettling. Now, on a completely different note, sniff this and tell me if it smells of chloroform.”