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I got an email the other day from Eiki Yanagimoto, one of Nishijima Roshi’s closest and most longterm Japanese students. In it he said that Nishijima’s daughter had told him about Nishijima’s last words. A doctor or nurse was attempting to put an oxygen mask on him and Nishijima refused it saying, “è‡ªåˆ†ã®æ»ã«æ™‚ã¯è‡ªåˆ†ã§æ±ºã‚ã‚‹” (jibun no […]