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Herb Perez
MA Drills
In Taiwan, there are still traditional kung fu schools where teachers are highly selective when it comes to accepting students. The supreme test happens when a student kneels before a sifu and beseeches that sifu to teach him or her kung fu. Acceptance occurs if the sifu helps the student to his or her feet. Sometimes this doesn’t happen for days. Thus, only serious prospective students remain on their knees for as long as it takes. Most give up after a few hours and walk away.
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