UH HUH! I don't believe that you and Gerald would have seen eye to eye.<quoted text>
You guess wrong. He'd already know. Of course, he might not know about my specific Tradition, and I'd be glad to discuss how it differs from his specific Tradition. But the things that make BOTH Traditions Wicca, we'd both already know.
For one thing ... you are NOT a Gardnerian Wiccan, and there is a reason for that!