Doesn’t everyone wish he could fence?.....It is violence refined into beauty, it has associations with love, honor and suicidal pride. We think of great fencers-unlike great footballers or junk-bond salesman-as superior beings: air and fire, rather than earth and water. We think of Cyrano, Zorro and the Three Musketeers.
James Traub GQ 1994
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Cryptic message to self concerning tonight's lesson with Toomey: ABA
Sadly, it seems family matters will keep me from going to help with the coaches clinic.