At Sol, one part of the wall is painted in magenta.
This color, discovered by Goethe, is a combination of red and violet,
which respectively are the lowest and highest colors of the visible spectrum.
Red is most heavy with long wavelengths signifying Roughness.
Violet is light with short wavelengths signifying Delicateness.
Hence, in Japan, violet is commonly used to represent the highest rank.
The words, “reason is formed by the height of culture and the height of animality” represent this ideology;
when the extremities of the vulgar and the refined exist, instead of combining both and diving it in half,
it is the intuition of going both directions simultaneously.
This is what is referred to as the Middle Way in Buddhism, meaning when exact opposites exist,
one does not take what is in the center but encloses them both.
Sol’s aim to synthesize the man-made, contemporary and western, with the natural, antique and eastern,
alludes to the meaning of the color magenta, which signifies a mixture of opposite colors.
Thus, magenta is the symbol of the Middle Way.

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朝ご飯よーな声で起こされて。そんなん久々。
先輩作のスパニッシュオムレツとか、八ヶ岳のソーセージとか並ぶ食卓。
気合い入ってんねー。
食後、ちょっとダラダラしてあきる野へ。

bacoが作ってくれてた、鯖のスモーク食べながら、ビール。
なんやかんや喋ってると20時。
時間って経つの、早いねー。
でも待ってると経たない時間・・・。
時間ってなんやろね。

その後、lee達がやって来て、喋ってると1時。
あっと言う間。
楽しい時間はすぐ過ぎます。
そんな風に過ごせてたら、老けないね、きっと。