For, how perfect soever a man may have been in any science, yet without continual practice he will find a sensible decay of his faculty. Hence also, and upon the same natural ground, it is the wisdom of cats to w[h]et their claws against the chairs and hangings, in meditation of the next rat they are to encounter.
~ Andrew Marvell, The Rehearsal Transposed
This is about honing the skills. I am dabbling in photography, while Aslan the Cat is in oneirism state of catching a birdie. Someday Aslan ….someday.