indication of life, a heartbeat, being the moment when death is granted.
What did Mozart say? “The music is not in the notes, but the silence between them” … so kinda similar in a way right?
He closes his eyes and allows his body to relax. Every part of this was a ritual.
Even his moment where he examined the bullet he would take the shot with, was all aimed at helping this process along. He’d lie there for hours sometimes waiting for just the right moment to let the bullet loose. For just the right moment of silence between the notes.
Another major factor that influenced the accuracy of the shot, apart from the wind, were the rounds themselves. In any regular