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Topic: Fourty seven Ronin

  Roleplay Information - History
Even the Iltyr were forged by this, into weapons of war...proving that their race is not one to stand idly by, Kelindel and Silstri, Sithen and others all did their part...a mysterious woman known only as Imree...worked alchemical potions to blast Risen to dust.
Lord Thanatos, was so aided by the actions of others in the rededication of the Church of Pale and from this catalyst a great hope arose...a hope that rekindled all the fires of the allies hearts and souls.
An army of the defenders of Pale rose from the sea to aid Captain Nae'rran and his men, as they fought for their very lives upon the docks of Ruatha, vanishing only when it was over.
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 Historical acts - bravery in battle: - No BS Martial Arts
Inspired by Ronin's "greatest warriors" thread I thought it would be cool to make a thread for historical acts of bravery.
Three hundred Spartans and their allies held off the invaders for seven days, until, their weapons smashed and broken from the slaughter, they fought 'with bare hands and teeth' (as recorded by Herodotus) before being at last overwhelmed.
The Spartans and their Thespian allies died to the last man, but the standard of valor they set by their sacrifice inspired the Greeks to rally and, in that fall and spring, defeat the Persians at Salamis and Plataea and preserve the beginnings of Western democracy and freedom from perishing in the cradle.
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 Code of the Samurai International Shorin Ryu Karate Kobudo Federation
Ronin or roving samurai whose services were not retained by a liege lord were despised as renegades.
Loyalty was epitomized by a certain ideology in which life or the forfeiture of it was regarded as a means by which to serve the master.
In thirty seven battlefield engagements, his ferocity as a warrior was such that he killed over two hundred men and only received minor wounds.
www.worldbudokan.com /CodeoftheSamurai.html   (8797 words)

 Forty Seven Ronin
I was willing to bet that the other seven files were also data feeds.
Others cast away that alternative and became Ronin, men of the waves, outcasts in society that were looked down upon as honorless mercenary outcasts.
Those that became Ronin made a pact and travelled their ways.
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 Jason's World Tour Journal
He wanted to take us all the way to Amman but we were crammed in the truck, there were seven of us, and we were all starting to hate the guy.
It was only a fourty minute train ride, with all the stops along the way.
We hailed one cab and soon there were about seven cars stopped wanting to give us a ride, and some weren't even taxis.
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 Ambrosia Software Web Board > Omen's Return (TS)
It wasn't hard to follow the Ronin; Sasha's sword and shield, and Trinias' bow, were glowing dimly in the distance, and the three of them were making no effort to keep silent.
The Ronin were conversing with them fluently, in some language that was totally unfamilar to her.
The Ronin had gone off somewhere on secret business, Russel never spoke to anybody, and it seemed that some people weren't being as friendly as they could be.
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 Print Page - Open Thread 37   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Quote from: Ronin on June 20, 2003, 04:45:39 PM We usually say - only half joking - that what happened in Germany wasn't a 'reunification' it was more like a takeover.
Ronin, I'm glad to have your input on this, 'cause it's something I really want to understand and I only have the East German perspective to work with.
Ronin my 16 year old daugher read from 7.00pm to 2.00am to complete it.
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 The RPG Consortium - Role Playing Community: Roleplay Now: FFRP Forums Archives
Ronin- An exiled female minotaur, bad tempered, and haunted by her past, in which she was unable to save her family, and herself from a rampaging group of humans, ogrees, and a mix of the two types.
There were seven mighty, all together, or they would be, if the woman didnÂ’t keep discouraging them.
Powerful as they were, the seven of them united may not deem as powerful against an army of ogres.
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 Jedi Council Forums - Strange Angels: The Secret History of the Sith
Jastiss had not been back on his home planet for over thirty years; he was fourty eight now, and the silver hairs were starting to show through his dirty blonde hair.
He wondered what Jai'ana Din Ronin, his old master, would say if she had been there at that moment.
She supposed it was possible that Jai'ana Din Ronin knew as well, but she didn't know for sure.
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 Israel-Lebanon cease-fire goes into effect
Israel's army said seven soldiers were killed, a day after 24 died in the highest single-day death toll for the army since the conflict began.
I'm real sorry to wrench the Ronin away from the brutality of the Jews who came to Palestine to settle there before Israel was created, but suppose we go back to the future here.
Since most wars are between the ruling classes of nations, and not necessarily between the peoples, aerial warfare and the indiscriminate use of of ordnance against civilian populations needs to come to a screeching halt.
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The Seven Voyages of Sinbad SAINT97A.ZIP 660688 22Jan98
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"Well, seven years of Defense against the Dark Arts classes have to be useful for something." Sirius said.
The sun had set almost half an hour ago, and he had been pacing up and down the living room for the last fourty five minutes.
Buffy heaved a tired sigh, this is not what she had been thinking of when her instinct had told her that tonight was going to be an eventful night.
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 everything is illuminated :: September :: 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
In return for this privilege, the Fukeshū would have agreed to spy on the activities of other ronin, watching for any signs of a potential rebellion.
No longer part of the samurai class, the komusō were forbidden to wear their swords, so these komuso redesigned the shakuhachi from the root of bamboo.
The advice he gave to his disciples seven centuries ago was, “Stand still and do not waver from your emptiness…All things [will] become simply God to you…” Both Suzuki (by way of Zen Buddhism) and Eckhart seem to point to a fullness which manifests itself in emptiness, a void which gives way to presence.
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 Israeli commando raid against Hezbollah in eastern Lebanon strains cease-fire
Like the surviving ronin who had not been among the 47 their sacrifice made my status better...
One group of forty seven samurai became masterless when their lord was forced to kill himself for getting into a fight in the palace of the Shogun.
The Shogun was not pleased and the forty seven Ronin (actually 46 because one died in the attack) were all allowed to commit suicide and were buried together at Sengakuji temple in Tokyo where they are still worshipped as paragons of loyalty.
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 Selkie Wings [Yuzu Natsu]
Aaaaand, he was suppose to have slept with a girl sooooo..
We didn't stay very long since there wasn't to mch to do, but I was still tired when Erin woke me up at 6:30 this morning.
And then as soon as Rioki gets off her bum she can come and get my money for the Exel Saga DVD set and DNAngel.
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 Sage's Ronin Page - Wandering Samurai / 7.2003
Saying that the studio is "extremely disappointed" by the poor box-office performance of Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas, DreamWorks animation chief Ann Daly has told the New York Times that the film will be the studio's last hand-drawn animation feature.
It was finally Ronin Warriors, in 1995, that centered me and made me serious about the art.
Seven years ago on this day, the Ronin Reserve was born.
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 Dragon/kolibri: March 2004 Archives
I met him again, and it was really nice - we talked about what we had been doing for the past several years and all was well.
Waited for fourty minutes (finished reading my book - more on that later), and the timer went off.
It’s really weird — this is the first time in our seven or so year relationship that I’ve seen him ill for more than few hours.
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 martial arts, dvds, books, equipment, karate, posters , uniforms, jujitsu, aikido, videos, Okinawa karate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Conversely, Ronin or roving samurai whose services were not retained by a liege lord were despised as renegades.
There is no exact date of the transmission of Zen from China to Japan.
At the Shoguns request, he roamed the countryside disguised as a ronin (masterless samurai) in order to engage in espionage.
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Seven hundred million Asians waited to be liberated from the Imperialism of France and Britain and the deviant Christianity of the Tai'pings to find their Heaven-mandated role as the servants of the Japanese master race.
It was four AM in the morning on 26 February when Captain Koda Kiyosada and the other rebel leaders roused their men.
He was contemplative as he went about waking them up in the pre-dawn hours, the big snowflakes drifting down outside as if in the Fourty-Seven Ronin.
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 Lisa's Japanese Movie Listing: Movies and Films involving Japan or Japanese characters
Struggling acting troupe visits remote island where its leader visits his illegitimate son and the boys mother with whom he had an affair years before.
The early 18th-century story of The Loyal 47 Ronin, a popular Japanese tale based on an actual historical incident, has spawned countless dozens of film versions, including Hiroshi Inagaki's 1962 spectacular Chushingura.
Largely dispensing with swordplay, Mizoguchi orchestrates a brilliant, stately pageant of ritual and ceremony, elaborate period reconstruction, geometrical composition, and lavish camera movement.
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 RPG Chat - Ichiriki Teahouse
It has quite a history, partly because of a famous samurai who hid himself there i the early 1700's.
If you've ever heard the story of the fourty-seven Ronin- Who avenged thier masters death and afterwards killed themselves by sepukku-well, it was thier leader who hid himself in the Ichiriki Teahouse whil plotting revenge.
Most of the first-class teahouses in Japan are invisible from the street, except for thier simple entrances, but the Ichiriki is as obvious as an apple on a tree.
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 One Sixth Warrior Forum - Old vs. New...a weapon comparison
The new hammerless Detective Special from SandW is real nice but I can't see dropping seven Bens for one.
Well, I do not know about legislation in the USA concerning owning of body armour nor how difficult obtaining it illegaly is, but the fact is that here in Spain we are facing a hell of a problem.
Spain is a sort of European California that received fourty million tourists last year, come from many different places, but mainly European.
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 GameSpot News: The definitive source for video game news, announcements, ship dates, rankings, sales figures, and more.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
I buy used games all the time as being a student i just cant fork out fourty quid for a new game a couple of times a month.
This sounds like something that sony might just do to fight the rising cost of piracy, my only concern is that games need to be better engineered so that if i spend 60 bucks for a game that i can only play on my ps3, i want to get the most bang for my buck.
Madden NFL 07 takes top seven slots in last week's Best Buy charts; Dead Rising, Brain Age, New Super Mario Bros. round out list.
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 Lottery Scam E-Mails (30)
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 SHOWDOWN Entertainment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Defending the National Capital Region are Mark Loft (Ronin), Pascal Debeq (Team Bushido), Nick Denis (Ronin), Stephane Hamarche (Ronin), Chris Kruger (Carver’s Muay Thai) and Eric Lacelle (Hawkesbury).
In particular I encourage 'younger' readers (ie under 35) to pay attention to this stuff: first of all Father Time will catch up with you too, and secondly, most of this advice will make you a better grappler regardless of how old you are.
A: As an 'aging grappler' myself (at thirty seven years old) this is a topic near to my heart.
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If your lover looked lets say eighteen and you looked fourty there would be some *bad* ideas floating about.
I think I heard this before Beth put up her page, but on Beth's Who Who of Characters she says : In real life, he was written out because the powers that be thought the actor couldn't act.
These are, of course, the same people who had cut the TP's seasons to seven episodes only the year before.
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 Omen's Return (TS) - Ambrosia Software Web Board
Most of the Ronin were there- except Flynn.
I have been waiting for several days now, and I have tried to catch him online, and I have not succeeded.
IdiotSavant: the way you wrote the sword in, I have no objections to you using it; I rather like the museum idea!
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 Iraq Security & Law Enforcement jobs
I am a certified, full time law enforcement officer in the state of Illinois and would like to offer my training, experience and knowledge to help the people of Iraq move towards democracy.
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 Japanese Historical Summary: Edo
The population of Ronin (masterless samurai) swells; bands of ruffians called HATAMOTO YAKKO and MACHI YAKKO create problems with public order.
1703 CE A band of former retainers of Ako domain, under the leadership of Oishi Yoshio, carry out a vendetta against Kira Yoshinaka (Fourty Seven Ronin).
1748 CE First performance of Bunraku drama, Kanadehon Chushingura, a work based on the Fourty seven ronin incident of 1703.
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 finds all the words in glossary and displays them
During his stay in Japan he taught several ronin a form of ch-uan fa that he had learned in China.
It is interesting that he was born in China and later migrated into Japan during the Edo Period.
He taught three ronin who later developed their own styles: Fukuno Shichiroemon, Isogai Jirozaemon and Miura Yojiemon.
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