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Old 01-16-2013, 11:04 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by ClairHarmony View Post
For you.... No one taught me to hit a one-handed backhand, then poof...shocked everyone out of day just feeling it...iz like that for some. Never read a book in my life, practically...yet no need to invent "tricks...," purely guided by whatever "feel."
I am sure you had never seen a 1 handed BH being hit before, and never watch a 1 hander pro on TV, and never even practiced it before. You were not using an Eastern or an extreme Eastern before.

And all of a sudden you were hitting it. Right.

I too learnt it on my own. It came through a series of "Ah ah"s as thinks clicked. That is my feel, and only I can feel it. I don't need any philosophical approach to that. And yes, I started by observation and reading books and watching and asking questions.
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