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Posted by Brian Danger Hicks at Sat Apr 29 2006 18:50
That's why he's the last ninja.
Hmm, not necessarily. Presumably if the master is unable to kill one of his students, that student will kill him back and become the new teacher, leading to a sustained or rising competency of masters over time.
Posted by Leonard at Sat Apr 29 2006 23:51
But that would represent a failure of the master's philosophy. A formula for ninja excellence would be "train your students to kill you".
Posted by Brian Danger Hicks at Sun Apr 30 2006 02:23
Unfortunately, individual ninjas tend to be more concerned with self-preservation than advancement of the species.