is aikido teaching you the way of the samurie? or how to be a samurie?
Alright fellas give the poor lad a break.... he's only 16 and has possibly been misled.....
No Tom it does not make you a Samurai......
They don't exist anymore.... but the concept does in Japanese Tradition and Etiquette and Business ethics (I think, but could be wrong there)
And in some deluded peoples minds.......