Thread: Beautiful Uke
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Old 03-10-2011, 08:51 AM   #17
Mark Freeman
Dojo: Dartington
Location: Devon
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 1,220
United Kingdom
Re: Beautiful Uke

Cherie Cornmesser wrote: View Post
I'm still not nearly good enough to pull it off. But sensei showed me one night just how beautifully that will go off if uke allows the technique to be fully spent while still maintaining their center and control. It was like someone just showed me the most amazing gem and said someday I might even get to own it. Love those moments in my training when I get a glimpse of the possibilities.
It was one of those 'gems' that first hooked me too. I can now do what was once only a possibility. My teacher still keeps producing the odd gem to keep me wanting more

Keep going, keep focussed, stay relaxed and one day you will own your own treasure



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