George S. Ledyard wrote:
There is certainly enough information available to know that many Westerner's ideas of what O-sensei believed is simply wishful thinking, reflecting their own ideas of what they think Aikido "should" be.
It will never be as O'Sensei had.
You can't put the toothpaste back into tube once it has been squeezed.
O'Sensei what hath thou wrought upon us?