Stillness has its merits and demerits. Motion is a helpful reminder of where things are at.
Maybe it was convenient to apply one’s skills and talents in a particular way at a specific point in time. Water under a bridge has flowed, refreshed and replenished the supply of an essential need.
Eyes and ears open, it pays to remain conscious, present and alert. Signals are often subtle and can easily glide away, unnoticed.
Opportunities present themselves and they can either be capitalised upon, or allowed to slip through fingers, like running water.
Constant evaluation is healthy for the mindset.