until then, they will continue to create "situations" in which crisis follows crisis
and the crisis is purposeful in that it gives them something "to do"
as well as a convenient excuse not to be
patterns are habits until they are transmuted into lessons -- lessons are painful reminders until they are transmuted into meaningful "information"
and that information ultimately is jet fuel towards acquiring power / mastery
patterns "repeat", in the simplest way I can say it . . . until you are "ready to stop"