what does ''the granularity of each minute becoming more apparent'' mean?
3. Richard’s hands flexed, then relaxed. What could he do, snatch the cigarette away? His headache was worse. The pill was wearing off, the granularity of each minute becoming more apparent. He wanted to check his phone. His son kept smoking, his exhale threading thinly through the air before breaking apart.
(Northeast Regional By Emma Cline)