Thursday, September 9, 2010
September 9 - In the Mirror Lightly
Finish editing Psalm 25, and after some 21st-Century Music work, zoom to DVC for Theory Quiz 4, with examples from early organa, conducti, Leonin, Perotin, Richard Coeur-de-Lion, medieval Italian dance, Guillaume de Machaut, and Conrad Paumann.
Leaving campus for
Marin, paper grading at Celia's reveals stronger scores than last week,
with more financial greetings in the post box, before another Petaluma-area walk, now from
Old Adobe at Washington Boulevard, north to
Sonoma Mountain Road ("No. 1"), via
south to Mt. Burdell and
west across the plains and ridges.
Seems the right time as well to take a
today's hike terminous,
seredipitously able to assist a couple of young ladies in pushing their reverse-less vehicle uphill a bit (after their failed u-turn, attempting to go downslope), with the further assistance of others.
the sun sets
splendor and an unknown-at-the-time disaster: that smoky spot distant left center is the San Bruno natural gas explosion-fire.
prevails up to the road's abrupt end.
do but return
darkness, with the videos homeward being
Four Processions: I and
III, while watching with Harriet the disaster to the south unfold. Our hearts are with the victims, and truly there but for the grace...