An Iwama Aikido deshis best friend or How to survive summer

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In the book Go rin no sho Miyamoto Musashi states, in his very no-nonsense-pragmatic way, that a warrior should never have his favourite weapon or get to accustomed to use one specific weapon. The simple reason being that in the heat of the moment, on the battle field, it is not unlikely to loose it and if you get paralyzed when riddened of your favourite weapon, you are of no use to anyone and will […]