That was one of the most thoughtful posts on a way to really improve what's happening in Aikido that I've ever read. I can tell George, that you almost never think about this stuff...
It's good thing my partner Genie understands... She hears this stuff way more than anyone should be asked to. I actually wake up dreaming about this stuff sometimes. That's when I know it's time to pick up a good science fiction book.
All my friends are in on the joke that I am another Blues Brother on "a mission from God". A little obsessive you think?