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Old 07-23-2003, 09:59 AM   #11
Ron Tisdale
Dojo: Doshinkan dojo in Roxborough, Pa
Location: Phila. Pa
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 4,614
Hi Peter,

On Shaka Zulu, he had an interesting method of enforcing the "no shoe law". Throw a bunch of those three pointed acacia thorns on the ground, make your warriors run across them barefoot, and anyone who falters or shows pain gets an asagai in the back. Worked really well. For a time.

Ron (I'm not fighting any of the ones that made it) Tisdale

Ron Tisdale
"The higher a monkey climbs, the more you see of his behind."
St. Bonaventure (ca. 1221-1274)
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