It seems like things (the world) is opening up. The constraints of a year in hibernation and wanting to be released portents an unleashed summer.
The conflict of to be or not to be vaccinated seems to be finding resolve, and the concern for long-term effects seems to be receding into the background – foreign body wreaking havoc with your natural beauty has been trumped by the desire to mobilize and travel. The possibility of being turned away at the border due to the lack of a vaccinated stamp in your passport next to your stamp from Rome seems to have quieted the disparity.
Conspiracy theories abound in the wake of “Big Brother” telling us how to live our life. Choice had always been mostly an illusion from the beginning of time, but it’s nice to indulge the concept. Whether it looks benign and helpful such as “People who bought this also bought that” “These two items are frequently bought together”, to unabashed dictates and mandate: we have always been someone’s bitch.
I have found as I get older that evolution and revolution are kindred spirits. Revolution is not one-dimensional, and always angry at “The Man”. Sometimes Revolution is about surrender or cooperation or collaboration, and sometimes it’s about initiation and innovation. It depends on what your evolutionary path is asking of you at the time and it’s not always asking the same thing. What was asked of you at 25 is very different than what’s being asked of you at 65…
Sang Froid is about being cool under pressure, not about being cold-blooded.
Summer is coming so bring on the heat and flexibility, keep your muscles warm and your temper cool.