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Gaylord Resort & Convention Centre, National Harbour, Maryland.

Reflective breakfast…

The Guitar Circle is a representation of wholeness. However many of us may be working in the Circle, we are One person. Each of us is, in a real sense, the others in the Circle; and they are also me. Intellectual argument may dispose us towards, or against, this notion. Fortunately, the Circle speaks for itself: simply, cleanly, directly; and is as available to us as we are ourselves available to the Circle.

The Guitar Circle is a living mandala.

Some e-flurrying. To the APA Meeting with an address by a Power Player of the IRS, followed by Adam West of Batman tv fame c. 1967.

When F&F addressed the APA 2008 in Austin, Texas, we went to see Iron Man. Two years later, an afternoon adventure with Sistery: to lunch & Iron Man II at a complex in Alexandria. We were carried there by an incompetent taxi driver I…


… but this did not dent the Fripp kids’ happiness in continuing their lifetime convention of seeing high action & B movies together. 

Back for supper in a sports bar near the hotel…

A sports bar? This is an unlikely dining choice for either of us but, fine on the promenade, sudden rain pushed us inside.

Now to packing.

19.51    Packing. E-flurrying.

Robert Fripp closing comment
:: Posted by Philip on May 25, 2010
I watched the Patricia and Robert Fripp clips on youtube and unexpectedly had my mind blown open by Roberts closing comment…
[i]’’In Strange and uncertain times such as those we are living in, sometimes a reasonable person might despair. But hope is unreasonable and love is greater even than this. May we trust the inexpressible bigger pulse of the creative impulse.’’[/i] Robert Fripp 2008

I apologise that my Dorset accent renders uncertain & unusual words that might otherwise have greater clarity. I like the notion of a bigger pulse, but the intended original…

In strange and uncertain times, such as those we are living in, sometimes a reasonable person might despair. But Hope is unreasonable and Love is greater even than this.

May we trust the inexpressible benevolence of the Creative Impulse.

21.58 Wonder Woman Patricia dropped by en route to the APA Costume Party I…



A call to Brother Bill, back in  Seattle.

23.20    Meditation. To settle.

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