Waves are not measured in feet or inches, they are measured in increments of fear. Buzzy Trent, surfer
Some patterns do seem to bear down on us. Getting lost in the particulars can be a recipe for disaster. Of course some particulars also bear down on us. Getting lost in the patterns in such a case is also a recipe for disaster. Perhaps we need a good “board” to ride the patterns and a good mind to manage the particulars?