that is, nature immerses us so thoroughly in an experience that we emerge from the torrent
drenched with knowledge and soaked with dismay or or delight. Such is happening to me. For the last 3 months my whole world swirls around water - water in, water out, water on the floor, water in the laundry. I can't escape it, but can only hope to float to safety, buoyed by a good attitude and the hope of a doctor that she can stem the tide.