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Old 02-21-2004, 10:55 AM   #6
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IMHO, Ma-ai (distance) and Musubi (connect).

In JKD, we would "bridge the distance" which translates to enter and close Ma-ai, to connect (Musubi and blend) with the opponent.

Usually metaphors have a practical application.

Now, get out of your head and back on the mat.

Lynn Seiser PhD
Yondan Aikido & FMA/JKD
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