Thanks for the reply.
I can appreciate your points of view, even if they may differ slightly presently from mine.
<Five years from now you may feel differently...maybe not.> Michael
Absolutely, tommorrow I may feel differently!...maybe not.
<Each of us is different, each of us responds to different triggers, but this is still mainly a "physical" art. So if we differ by a few degrees, big deal.> Michael
Yes, yes, I was just jesting about the degrees, certainly no big deal.
Your thoughts on the rising root are pretty much what I had suspected, thanks for the confirmation.
Taiji seems to combat general physical tensions quite efficiently if practiced regularly.
[This message has been edited by psalchemist (edited 11-27-2003).]