This was the way it ended. You learned everything there was to learn, you took care of every contingency, you memorized, you rehearsed— and then some kid locked a dog in a safe a thousand miles away and you were done.
A: Excellent. I intend to read it again. B: Good. I might read it again. C: So-so. I didn't mind reading it. D: Bad. I resented reading it. F: Atrocious. I finished it only because I'm compulsive that way.