Thread: The Way of Aiki
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Old 10-01-2013, 09:37 AM   #37
Alex Megann
Dojo: Southampton Aikikai
Location: Southampton
Join Date: Sep 2004
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Re: The Way of Aiki

Cady Goldfield wrote: View Post
If you lived in a country where baseball was introduced, but without the bat (let's say that the guy who brought it back from America decided the bat would be too difficult to manufacture), I suppose you would think that a bat was never part of baseball in the first place. And you probably would invent padded gloves for your hitting hand to protect it from 90 mph baseball impact, to make up for the absence of the bat (which was never a part of baseball...)
Completely off-topic, but this is starting to sound like the game of Fives, played in some British private schools:


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