or perhaps l’art du parkour, the art of displacement.

Nicolas knew about this. It’s called freerunning, he told me.

I said, cool.
He said, dangerous.
That’s progress.

The physical discipline of training to overcome any obstacle in one’s path by adapting one’s movements to the environment (Wikipedia). Freerunning has something to do with self-expression, while parkour is about getting from A to B fast.

The video is thanks to Martha… (martha’s has disappeared, here’s another)