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This was in an anthology from way back in the 60s or 70s when I was just getting into SF - I've no idea who the author was.

One man pursues another as he slips across different time rates - the only detail I can remember is something towards the end about seeing "by the grey light of gravity".

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    Why was he pursuing him? Do you remember anything else about the story (characters, events)? How were the different time-rates presented? By what means did they travel in time? – Valorum Jan 8 '15 at 21:09
  • Is there any chance it was Asimov's "The End of Eternity"? – Justin C Jan 8 '15 at 21:54
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In Murray Leinster's "The Eternal Now", time is slowed down and there is some kind of red-shift effect that makes gravity waves visible, everything looks gray because regular light is invisible.

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  • Wow - I think this is the one! Many, many thanks! Now to find a copy! – Gredulum Aug 21 at 9:32

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