[LMB] Re fencing, was (OT:) Personal News
lmb at matija.com
Wed Jan 5 18:42:51 GMT 2022
On 05/01/2022 18:04, WalterStuartBushell wrote:
>> On Jan 5, 2022, at 8:05 AM, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
>> I have read that the reason fencing isn’t popular as a spectator sport is that it’s so fast you actually can’t see what’s happening.
>> From my quite limited experience, the participants aren’t planning in the sense, “he did that so I’ll do this.” It’s all reaction.
>> William A Wenrich
> Correct, thinking is just too slow, especially thinking using words.
I think that goes for all of the martial arts (if they're any good, anyway).
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