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Old 04-01-2010, 04:30 AM   #8
Michael Varin
Dojo: Aikido of Fresno
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 567
Re: Internal Power (AIKI?)-- Players and Haters

Ellis Amdur wrote:
Anyway, Ueshiba turned his back and Warner, as requested, pointed his gun in Ueshiba's back. Quick as thought, Ueshiba whirled and took the pipe out of Warner's left hand, while he continued to point his gun, held close to his hip with his right.

I am not disputing your basic premise, Mark, just not as an absolute.
Not so fast, Ellis.

Even if the gun was loaded, Ueshiba would have just dodged the bullet. You know, he could do that too.

"Through aiki we can feel the mind of the enemy who comes to attack and are thus able to respond immediately." - M. Mochizuki
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