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Sabre move 8: 当门刀 dāng mén dāo: sword at the door

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R wrist turns so that sword blade is upwards as the R elbow drops and the sword is brought towards the body (blade still horizontal) The R fist opposite the throat.  Upper body turns left, turn on heel of L … Continue reading

Sabre move 7: 当胸刺 dāng xiōng cì: stab to the heart

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Step forward with RL into gong bu, R arm outstretched. The point of the sword remains at a constant height throughout the move (the height of the heart? / a little lower than shoulder height). L arm pushes out to … Continue reading