Usually, signs play a necessary function in society. Yes, whether they’re explaining how to use something, guiding traffic or otherwise just offering a helping hand, there’s nothing like a good sign to point you in the right direction. Unless it’s one of these signs, that is. Then, you’d probably have been better off without it.
It sure is, sign. It sure is. Of course, it would have been approximately one million times more helpful to actually tell us when the opening time is, but, well, you can’t have everything in life. Not if you’re a member of this library, anyway.
Sage advice from this sign, without which we’d all have burned to death long ago, presumably. Really, this well-meaning message may have been relevant a couple of million years ago, but it’s aged pretty badly in all the millennia since.