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TERRITORY

TERRITORY

Level: Easy

 


Territory is the area belonging to a group.

 

One's territory starts with one's mind.

 

Then this expands to include one's body.

 

Then this expands to include one's immediate personal space. This is the space around one's body that we consider our own, even when out in public. You'd feel invaded and uneasy if a stranger put their face in front of yours almost rubbing noses.  Especially someone of the same gender.  Territory is energetic as well as physical.  You might find it useful when in private to stretch your arms in your personal space and visualize this as solely your energetic territory as you do it.

 

Then this expands to include a larger area. Say you're sitting in a cafe alone at a table with two chairs. You'd consider the table and both chairs to be within your personal territory. Politely offering the spare chair if someone requested it.

 

If you were sitting with a friend at this hypothetical table you'd still consider one chair and around half the table area to be in your temporary possession.  Especially your cup of coffee.

 

Then one's personal territory expands to become shared group territory (unless you're at home where you can own rights to a room or the whole home if you live alone).

 

You'd consider talking of the patrons sitting on tables outside the cafe as one group.

 

You'd consider all the patrons of the cafe to be a larger super set group.

 

You'd consider all the people, including the staff, to be a larger super set group.

 

You'd consider all the people on the same street to be one larger group with the public street their shared territory and yourself a member of the group that included any private residences on that street.

 

Then a larger group with public and private territory is the local area, e.g. Tribeca.

 

Then a larger territory is the borough, e.g. Manhattan.

 

Then a larger territory is the city, e.g. New York.

 

You might consider sub set groups such as a shared territory of a school district.

 

Then a larger territory is the state, e.g. New York state.

 

Then a larger territory is the country (global state), e.g. the USA.

 

Then a larger territory is the sub-continent, e.g. North America.

 

Then a larger territory is the continent, e.g. America.

 

Then a larger territory is the planet, e.g. Gaia (Earth).

 

Then a larger territory is the solar system, e.g. our Sol system.

 

Then a larger territory is the galaxy, e.g. our shared Milky Way.  There are 40 billion (40,000,000,000) inhabitable ('Class M') planets in our galaxy alone.[7]  Extra-terrestrial intelligent life is a probabilistic fact(See SETI[8] and the Contact (1997) movie for more info).

 

A larger group territory is the larger area of space including our galaxy and others nearby.

 

The largest group territory is the universe or, considering parallel dimensions, multiple universes and other such views, the omniverse.

 

You are a member of each group at that time & place.

    

Remember to remove energetic possession of locations that you've left, with associated group membership.  For instance taxis you've just gotten out from, the hotel room you've checked out of or when you stop taking up your sole 1-to-1 use of a store clerk.