All Out of Bubblegum
Posted On:5/13/2009 8:07pm
What is the rationale for doing this?
There's no choice but to confront you, to engage you, to erase you. I've gone to great lengths to expand my threshold of pain. I will use my mistakes against you. There's no other choice.
Posted On:5/13/2009 8:11pm
Like I said, to toughen the skin so as to reduce blisters or lacerations (more of an issue in bare-knuckle fighting than in glove fighting).
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When I Get Back
Posted On:5/13/2009 10:41pm
Originally Posted by JohnnyCache
So? What's your point? Jack Dempsey was not a scientist?
No point, specifically, just posting an ancient remedy.
And Kirk and DdlR, I recalled reading Dempsey bathed his face in the brine (which again, I seem to recall reading as a meat pickling solution) to reduce cutting.
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