Ruddock also says "It was obvious to the intelligent observer that what O-Sensei was doing did not fit in with 'normal' practice."
So normal practice at Hombu in the late 60s was not O Sensei's aikido.
Ha, ha. Sorry, he said to the intelligent.........
Reminds me of beethoven or, as Barcelona have just kicked off, Lionel Messi. In fact my teams Star Center Half (COME ON YOU SPURS!!) doesn't train at all. The manager calls him a freak......