– resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering
– fixed in direction; steadily directed
The dock photos receding into the horizon seemed to be a nice visual of steadfast...
This tune is a trombone feature and the title was inspired by the relentlessly repeating rhythmic pattern in the synth. It's a D-50 patch I created ages ago and rarely use. The opening percussion is frame drums and rattle. It adds an interesting flavor to the piece.