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Old 03-14-2013, 10:18 AM   #6
Stefan Stenudd
 
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Re: La Petite Mort

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Graham Christian wrote: View Post
Stefan, Uke being receiver and Nage being the taker? Only an apparent paradox when you see that Nage is the taker of responsibility wouldn't you say?
Oh, there are surely hundreds of ways to define the roles. I was thinking of the meaning of the word tori. Taking over the initiative might be an adequate way of describing it.

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