“Aikido In Action Doing combat with the essence of love” by Terry Dobson

“The following story provides an additional perspective on the role of martial arts training. It is reprinted from PHP, published monthly by PHP Institute International, No. 32 Mori Bldg. 6th Floor, 3-4-30 Shibakoen, Minatoku, Tokyo 105, Japan, $18 US yearly.

THE TRAIN CLANKED and rattled through the suburbs of Tokyo on a drowsy spring afternoon. Our car was comparatively empty – a few housewives with their kids, some old folks going shopping. I gazed absently at the drab houses and dusty hedgerows.”

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  1. I didn’t know Terry Dobson well. I love this story.

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