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#16354 - 12/07/03 01:38 PM Re: Best fighting style for small, light people?
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My post was regarding self-defense. As far as becoming dependent, I would never recommend something like that. However, I WOULD rather someone be realistic and have realistic expectations at the same time.

So the realistic expectations are....? Basically, you are telling her to find a big man and tote him along with her everywhere she goes.

It's just physics that a smaller person isn't going to cause as much damage as a larger person.

Ok, so we have changed from "You're too small to cause any real physical damage" to not being able to cause AS MUCH damage as a larger person. Does it matter if she causes as much as a larger person? no. What matters is if she can apply techniques effectively in a attack situation. Its like comparing apples and oranges.

Go ahead and stick by your suggestions. But realize they were in no way helpful to littleone.

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#16355 - 12/07/03 01:46 PM Re: Best fighting style for small, light people?
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[QUOTE]Originally posted by elleTKD:
"My post was regarding self-defense. As far as becoming dependent, I would never recommend something like that. However, I WOULD rather someone be realistic and have realistic expectations at the same time."

So the realistic expectations are....? Basically, you are telling her to find a big man and tote him along with her everywhere she goes.

"It's just physics that a smaller person isn't going to cause as much damage as a larger person. "

Ok, so we have changed from "You're too small to cause any real physical damage" to not being able to cause AS MUCH damage as a larger person. Does it matter if she causes as much as a larger person? no. What matters is if she can apply techniques effectively in a attack situation. Its like comparing apples and oranges.

Go ahead and stick by your suggestions. But realize they were in no way helpful to littleone.

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#16356 - 12/07/03 02:06 PM Re: Best fighting style for small, light people?
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Don't know but this is the 15000th post [IMG]http://www.fightingarts.com/forums/ubb/smile.gif[/IMG].

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