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Old 03-16-2012, 05:02 PM   #1
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"Remember you are dust..."

Posted 2012-03-16 17:00:39 by Jun Akiyama
News URL: http://www.episcopalcafe.com/daily/c...are_dust_1.php

This blog article entitled "Remember you are dust..." is a collection of reminiscences from Donald Schnell, a reverend in San Francisco. Included in his memories are those of dojo friend Mary Stein whom he met on the mat thirty years ago. From the article:

"I'd been gone from the old dojo for more than a year when it finally closed. That's when my dojo-colleague Mary appeared at the new dojo. Mary's courage impressed me again, a slight woman, now approaching eighty joining this fast, vigorous practice. Her courage impressed me, but I was also a bit chagrinned when she, after joining the new dojo more than a year after me, completed successfully re-tested for black belt more than a year ahead of me."

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