Into the space, one introduces the self. This activates space not only with the body, but with the mind. Next comes words, but, in the moment of thought, there is silence; a material of its own. Soft to the touch of an ear and so full to the touch of skin, this silence is wound among sounds. The unders, froms, and overs to see through and between give time for thought to settle in and reflect before one may feel ! touch ! move ! see ! light, space, shadow, silence as ..substance and a phenomenon is revealed: bienvenue!