Children of the sword
Little Dick Whittington’s, their brown canvas bags slung over sticks on their shoulders, are converging in the dark, heading for the Mikagurakan. My son was happy for me to carry his bag until he saw the other children. Then, with grumpy embarrassment he took it from me, so that dressed the same, he was now carrying the same as the others, fitting in, belonging. The bamboo sticks become swords when the threshold to the dojo is crossed, and are treated with a seriousness that smells of blood…
Kendô - PrePara Enem
Kendô, arte marcial japonesa, criação do Kendô, espadas utilizadas no Kendô, pontuação no Kendô, proteções utilizadas no Kendô, o praticante de Kendô, a prática e o ensino do Kendô.