- Mike Vanseveren (centered in the above photo) is Mark Canny’s childhood friend.
- Nick and Mike lived in the same building when Mike first introduced Mark to Nick.
- Mike was the first to bring up the term Thumos, which means spiritedness in Greek.
- Together the three called themselves Thumos Three Group (T3Group).
- Since then T3 stands for Thumos.
- That’s why the term Thumos is in the title of the 2017 book [url4t3book1].