stories about training in public

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Re: stories about training in public

Postby grzegorz on Sun Jan 12, 2020 10:14 am

Trick wrote:Everything from eight German-Shepherd police dogs curiously sniffing around me while ZZing, to a sad passer by lady who asked if I could help her son that had cancer, to a “business” lady who asked smilingly while stroking my arm if I wanted massage, to a camera man from the tv station that lay next to the park I was training asking to shoot me......


You mean with his camera?

When you say that to a Yank it comes out differently.
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Re: stories about training in public

Postby Trick on Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:18 am

Yes a big one that had to rest on his shoulder...... A former boss of mine was/is an part time photographer, as an advertisement for his business he had a slogan -‘don’t shoot me I’ll shoot you’
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Re: stories about training in public

Postby oragami_itto on Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:57 am

grzegorz wrote:
Trick wrote:Everything from eight German-Shepherd police dogs curiously sniffing around me while ZZing, to a sad passer by lady who asked if I could help her son that had cancer, to a “business” lady who asked smilingly while stroking my arm if I wanted massage, to a camera man from the tv station that lay next to the park I was training asking to shoot me......


You mean with his camera?

When you say that to a Yank it comes out differently.


Yeah we generally shoot first and ask later so to seek permission confuses us.
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