SAMURAI El guerrero del sol naciente
"People tend to think that happiness is a stroke of luck, something that will descend like give weather if you're fortunate. But happiness is the result of personal effort. You fight for it, strive for it, and sometimes travel all the way around looking for it. You have to participate relentlessly." ~Elizabeth Gilbert
Japanese samurai helmet and armor. I find it really interesting that the majority of images with samaurais, even artwork, tends to potray these warriors with their faces masked. Is that then the ideal that anyone can acheive this glory? Does that explain why Noboru is so upset that Ryuiji doesn't pursue his glory even though he could? That he gave up the ability to don this hero costume?
The Villain's guards are ethereal Samurai warriors. Their armor is elaborate and they are masterful with their swords. 24 ken suji bachi kabuto signed "Masanobu", 18th c, lacquered black and finished in katajiro style with four gilt metal plates radiating out from the three-stage shakudo,