He was the founder of Live Steel Fight Academy. At the end of last year, he handed the reins over to Joe, and the mayhem has continued.
Today was Dave's final class. He wanted to do tag-team wrestling. We did tag-team wrestling. 3 hours of grappling. 3 hours of grappling in which the rules preclude chokes that make use of the opponent's clothing, and in which going into a nice guard counts as a pin. Against yourself. Alas, stripped of my best techniques.
I'm limping. I took a couple blows to the jaw and a knee to the chin. It hurts to chew. It was worse earlier.
A bit of sake is called for.