Cutting Edge Issue 2 - Page 56

Sempai has forbid us to show you the real way of the sword, you can still come and watch my demonstrations, take notes and learn by watching.” Oe Masamichi gave Nakayama the opportunity he wanted, to witness the real iai he was so desperately seeking. Nakayama, of course, gratefully accepted, and following the demonstrations, Nakayama worked hard and progressed in his study of sword technique, commuting to Shikoku once a year for a 4 month stay. He did this for some 30 years before he was fully licenced in Muso Shinden Eishin Ryu. Itagaki Taisuke must have seen Nakayama’s determination to ab ??????Q??)????????????????????????M??????)?????????????????????????)?????????!??????e??????)??????5???M????????????I????)M???????????!???????????I??(????????????????????????5?????)Q??????????????!??5???)??????)?????I????Q??????????!?????)?????I??()9???????????????)????????????e?????????)?????????????????)??????????????5??)M???????I??)9??????????????????????)??????????????????????????????)???????????????????????????)????????????????????????????????)??????????????Q????????I???Q?)?????????????????????????????????)??????????????????????L?-??????(?!??????????????????????)???????????????????????)I??????????????????????????)?????????????????????????????????)?????????????????????????? ??)!??????????????????????????)Q???????????????9?????)??????????????!???????????)????????????????????????????)???????????????????????????????(??()?() UQQ%9?()?????????????????????????)???Q?????????????5??????Q?????(?Q??????????????????????????)???????????????????????????)9??????????!??????e???????)??????????????????????????????)???5??????Q??????)%??????9???????????????)??? ???????????????????5??)M????????????I????????????)??????????Q?????????????????????)??????Q????????????????????)?????????????????????????????)??????M????????????????????)Q???????????Q????????????????)?????????????????????????????)??????u5???M???????I?? ????????t?)??????????????????????????)?????????)%???????9??????????????????????)?????????????????Q????????????)??????????5???M???????I??)????????????????????????)???????????????????????))????????????????????????)9???????????????????????)????e???????????????????)?????????????????????5??)M???????I??????????????????????)????????Q?????????????????)??????????????????????????????)????????????????????????????)??????????Q????????????????)?????????????????????????)?????????????)M?????????????????5??)M???????I????????????????????)???)????????????????????????)%?e??????????????????????Q???)?????????????????????????)?????????()??????)?????????????????%?????5MH)????????????????????????9?????}!????((