The challenge was to put rough-edged every day life in a dignified Sussex Drive building and offer excellent comfort -a game of chess, maybe? under fans on a 14 foot high ceiling. The feel of a new suit without expectations. A cafe in an impressive
Yet, merely a no-where else atmospere, except Holland. Building on a notion of "gezelligheid" which is a sphere that the Dutch hold very dear; akin to the life-blood of that nation. Gezelligheid especially in the Autumn and Winter
season. A fine 'touch-of-Dutch.'
WHAT IS A SPHERE? According to the great Dutch writer Louis Couperus, "...really not there and then it is there." A light, joyous circumstance as in Milton's 'When angels kiss', "easier than air with air if spirits
embrace, total they mix, a union of pure with pure. Desiring
To transfer that "air" to the internet, to begin a VIRTUAL CAFE WIM (as suggested a.o. by Carolyn Carson) will be my endeavour for all of the new 2014 year. I hope that the genius of the eletronics
industry comes to my aid. NOTE:..a place to REALLY meet is in the making !!!
For the moment, I look forward to hear from People who were pleased with Cafe WIM in the 1980 and 1990 years in preferrably 3 line comments how to make it happen, how to transfer
"air with air" as the title suggests.... Kindly use space below. THANK You. Wim