Just my luck... Not even the self-destruct is working...
One who does not understand the weight of life does not deserve to be a swordsman.
(June 20, 1849 - )
Swords are weapons. The way of swords is the way to kill. However you dress it up in righteousness, killing is your truth.
With a sword, the people within my sight can at least be protected.
A sword is nothing but a weapon, and Kenjitsu is nothing but a means to kill. This truth cannot be changed by a beautiful words or false pretensions. To slay one to protect the other, to kill one so another can live, this is the reality of Kenjitsu.
It appears they made some progress on their restructuring efforts. It's far too early to call the efforts a success, but they do seem to have some positive momentum.
These things take time. There are always two sides, and we're working through it as we speak. We've talked about proposals, and I'll leave it at that.
Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.