Forging Words: Your Daily Obstruction

17 Dec

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Forging Words

Crafting an aphorism is much like the way the samurais used to forge their swords:  the steel went in the furnace, was heated, flattened, folded over on itself, and repeated many times before being cooled by water and polished.  Finally, in its ultimate state, the samurai sword was used not as a weapon of aggression, but as a symbol.

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