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Suicide In Our World. Legends
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Begins. As Belows. Shows
The Samurai in Our World. Legends
of Yore. Tell Tales. Many. Many Rules,
Regs., GuideLines those. Thereof. Applied.
Creed of the Samurai Way
Bushido. The Way of The Warrior.
By that so Nomened. The
Medieval Times, Places. In Japan. Of
Yore. A Samurai’s defining Concept/Purpose
Loyalty. To His Lord. Daimyo
so called. Then. Then this Lord could.
Order Him. Abouts, Arounds. To
do certain. Acts. Even Suicide. This, Act. Of
Where and bys;..
Hara is Life Energy. The Essence thereof. Our
Centered… Chi/Ki + so forth. Forthrightly
Was so governed per se. By
that Creed. Bushido too. To Their Ways. Means,
a proving of Courage, within. Without
as well. Well as this applied ALSO to. THE
OTHER ORDERED Acts…
Of Yore. Japanese Society layered, tiered.
Control per se by the Warrior Lords.
Nominal oversight Emperor, Admin.
The System built Ups. Over Times, Places.
Which. Also means, Ways these. That
those Acts any, loyal. Had added. Benefits
were Circumstances and Conditions. Which bent,
not broken could. Leads an inspired,
upwardly movings. Man. Through those. Ranks.
Societal. Martial, Political. Mores. More and overs;..
Such increasing improvements:..
Of Status, Martial Reknown, Wealth increases, Land
acquired, Rice stipend increases, Imperial
per se. Overs Others. Other
though, possibly Negative. Responsibility(ies) therein.
With Powers. Come Responsibility in Our World too. To
Which. So say Many Lords… were simply
many of. Such Arts. Samurai
were. Thus presented. A Paradox. Conundrums
presented themselves. To Thems.
Such Elevations… thus so and diminished.
The Lord’s Powers.
Yet and so…
over Times, Places. Tweaks to the Code.
Rewarding such Virtues, Accomplishments.
Bound Both To Each. Other. Family Ties
and several other. Societal Norms. Entwined.
Basically this Elite Class/Regime/System
demanded. Loyalty. So…
had to give this Virtue. Special.
Powers. Powers Over
Life too. In to Death. Beyond. That.
Bushido Ways. Means The Lords. Be
came. Sorta’ Demi-god… ish.
Lords aboves. Samurai…
shifted SideWays. Oft
Lords in Our World. Legends
so Tell Tales. Many.
Lords lord it over. The Rest. By
connecting, contracting Loyalty
as the Ultimate Virtue. This
led to Death. Mores. More
was Death bound. Bowed.
So. Death was now.
Which was then. Of Yore.
Death under the Lord’s. Control.
Forever bound. Bushido. Was. Is.
Death could be ordered. A Lordly
Command. Whenever, wherevers…
so forth. Forthrightly, left to Thems. Was.
Loyalty Beyond Death.
So. The Creed was. Set.
The Cutting Of The Belly.
A complete Sacrifice. Subservience.
To The Lord.
To the Creed. Bushido
in Our World. Legends in Annals. Indicate, even
by 1180… ish. Meant Minamoto
no Yorisama whose Revolt. Faltered.
Unfaulteringly chose. This Choice.
Suicide Self. Afters.
An Ordered Aide, stricken with…
Almost every Fear… shakingly said. No
Lord, that i do not… or Words. To
that. Effect. Affecting Understandings. Minamoto
cut his Own Ways. Forward.
So He, did it. Himself.
Through that release of Hara. His. With a
Weapon. His also. Also used
Short er Samurai Sword. Then.
Samurai Swords. Of Yore. In Pairs. So
were. So Then
Died. He Of Yore. Japan. Japan’s
War-Fan of This. Minamoto. Contains. His
Last Prose-Piece. A Haiku Type Poetry.
Which i, Shiro Translates. Hopefully :
“… Like A Fossil Tree
Which Has Borne Not One Blossom,
Sad has been My Life
Leaving No Fruit Behind Me…”
In the 1330’s. Of Yore.
A Kamakura Rebellion. Also
Ended a Shogunate.
General Hōjō Nakatoki, some 432 Troops.
Beaten, surrounded. Overs and whelmed too. To
this Choice. So chose.
Afters. Such an Event.
A Priest had Gravestones. For Alls. Made.
Managing also. Also to find, record
189 of Their Names.
Thereon. Grave-Stones. Stonily
seated. The Short Sword. Works. Worked
by Across. Abdomen. Then and Ups. Releasing
Hara. Alls. Ones
steely resolve. Sharply tested in Our World.
Legends Tell. Tales of
in Our World. Legends many
of such coordinated Commitment. Emotionally
intensely Calm. Much. Determined. Actions. Precise.
Japanese Style. Of Yore.
Evolving over Times, Places to Formalise.
A Cultural Ceremony combining
Philosophy, Religion, Society. Mores. More
Personal Freedoms overrun well as. As well
prior. A Purifying Bath.
The proper, suitably Styled Clothing.
Blood Splatter Towels.
Tatami Mat, Spill Sheet.
Their epic typical Alcohol.
Sake,.. a very lil’ Food. Just a Snack.
A Poem. Then there. So Writ.
Postured, Knees on Floor.
Angling slightly Forwards.
A Martial Friend. A Kaishaku. To
Suicide. Aided. if needs be. Be
this considered insane. In Our World. Legends
mere. Now. Then
a Noble Act. An Act which could Prove Loyalty,
Truth, Belief. Pay for Crimes, Redeem,
Escape. Redress those wrongs
or wronged. Mores. Acts that Apologise,
Explain. Confirm, Deny. Pressure, Protest.
Under controlled demeanor, composed. Coolly.
Orderly in Our World. Legends of
Tokugawa Tadakichi. 5 Followers. Joined Ins. That.
Sake Yoshinobu. 2 of His as aboves. Mores.
1636… a Lord. 15 Companions.
1657… Another Lord. Another 26. So
Glory from Life AND Death. Such
connections. The Practice. Banned 1660’s.
Occasional only from Nows. Then. Then
such Ideals. So ensured that. Loyalty.
Fell Freely. To Share.
Those Acts. Nobly Known.
Of Sacrifice. That
Shared. Life, Dreams, Death
as well. Well as
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