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Old 01-19-2012, 05:55 PM   #8
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Re: Yurusu, An Aiki Perspective

Inocencio Maramba wrote: View Post
True forgiveness cannot be given unless there is repentance on the part of the wrongdoer.
Can't totally agree with this. While reciprocity is certainly a noble goal, I see more value in forgiveness that comes unconditionally. I can hope that my gesture results in a positive influence on the other guy, but the true reconciliation is with myself. Your mileage may vary.
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