Robert M Watson Jr
Maybe "Aiki in me before awase between me and thee"? Put a bow on it and we are ready for the next step. The peanut gallery has now spoken.
that there can be elements of aiki in awase... and we
that awase can be just movement with no aiki in it at all
when awase is born from aiki and has aiki in it.
We have to accept that there are exceptions to awase having aiki in it!!
If aiki were just
externally moving in space and timing with an opponent, no seasoned martial artists would have crossed the street to train it.
running and ducking