In the musical Hadestown, the internal drama is at times told through The Fates. In other mythologies, the three old women determined human destinies.
Sadly, it appears that the future holds another painful year ahead for the auto industry. Certainly, many data points indicate that the industry is not on a road to recovery and may even be backsliding.
But my gut tells me things are going to get better and may not be as bad as they seem. As Hermes sings in the musical: "Maybe it will turn out this time ..."
But at the moment, it looks more like a road to hell.