There is absolutely no question in my mind that I...
pause with my hand in streamline at my hip when I'm in a relatively slow stoke. I find that a very comfortable position. It's when I'm doing this kind of a stroke that I feel like I'm doing swimming yoga, lol. It's just cool to feel this glide in this position.
I can't get my stroke count down to 10 or less without this peaceful, momentary glide.