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Old 12-05-2011, 08:50 PM   #32
raul rodrigo
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Re: Terry Dobson's Training History

Great story, Ellis. They were a different breed indeed—authorized to fold, spindle and mutilate.

I asked because a Japanese teacher of mine once had a run-in with Miyamoto in Hombu in the late 1970s during Watanabe's class. M seems to have wanted to put my Japanese teacher in his place. This man was responding to M in kind, though, and the pace escalated until Watanabe had to intervene. It is stories like these that make me realize the truth of Tissier's statement: "In those days, Miyamoto only trained to destroy his partner."
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