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April 23, 2009 (Home Fixing Shower) Self Preservation taught,

I just got home and I am about to start cooking, but somehow my body feels like checking the broken wall on my shower room. Anyway, if I am going to cook its early, so I decide to work on it.

Then since 'm alone, it dead quiet, total silence. Then my mind start to think where to start. I have not than this before, everything is new to me. So I look at the shower, and removed all the broken tiles, and removing the broken Dry wall that got wet, the reason why it falling apart and I keep going for hour and I find my self, like I know what is really going on.. It's a funny feeling that I thought I am going to have a hard time, figure this out. Actually is easy..

You know then I realized this is like Fighting, first when the opponent right in front of you, seems like you don't know what to do, but when the fight started, wow like everything is well calculated, the speed stances and defenses from the charging assailant is like well rehearses and his movement seems to slow motion. At the end the consulation and price is being alive and able to survive from the "heated events" and this is what we called "Self Preservation". Like fixing this shower room is to preserve the shower and keep well maintain, or usable place.

Practiced you techniques before the war, so when you are at war, you don't need to practice, now is time the application to materialize the techniques without thinking. It become norm muscle memory, we can move the way without thinking anymore, Then you can call this Reflexes, and skills.

Empty your cup and Train hard,

Gat Puno Abon "Garimot" Baet

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