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While the Tournament was the reason for my visit, my camera did not follow those events, so below I show a pre game walk through Japanese gardens in San Jose, and a post tournament beach visit to Santa Cruz and many of its treasures.
After berkeley I headed down to my cousins tournament. I enjoyed watching her play and win a decent game, they got an early lead but then let them almost catch up. A friend of a friend hosted me that evening and then …
thoughtful caring dancing
And blessing to the home with familiar elements of former homes.
Blessings on the formation of a new home.
Thoughts go to memories of much good cheer.
“One who knows does not speak; one who speaks does not know.
Block the openings;
Shut the doors.
Blunt the sharpness;
Untangle the knots;
Soften the glare;
Let your wheels move only along old ruts.
This is known as mysterious sameness.
Hence you cannot get close to it, nor can you keep it at arms length; you cannot bestow benefit on it, nor can you do it harm; you cannot ennoble it nor can you debase it.
Therefor it is valued.”
Lau Tzu – LVI