"Go, let the Qing dogs know that Shaolin disciples would rather die than yield!"
At the core of many martial arts lies the betterment of the body and the application of studied technique. Shaolin Martial Arts takes this devotion to the extreme, a single dismissive comment about a rival clan's capabilities triggering an immediate blood feud, resulting in the overwhelming annihilation of all Shaolin schools.
Through this Cheh illustrates the vast consequences of mastery, showcasing the unlocked capabilities of synchronised mind, body and spirit. An absurd path of converting your stomach to steel or being able to retract your penis, like a turtle retreating into a shell (I'm honestly not sure if I truly comprehended that technique).
But also the…