O’Sensei no kuden: ukemi(1)

Attack and defense are so tightly linked in aiki that it is impossible to put a hair between them.

– – – translated (and possibly paraphrased in translation) by Itsuo Tsuda, recorded by André Nocquet Shihan in his Hombu training diary, 1955-57.  Published in Maître Morihei Ueshiba: présence et message p.111

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