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<s_inf>from Uesugi Kenshin sending salt to his enemy, Takeda Shingen, when Takeda's salt supply had been cut off</s_inf>
<gloss>to save an enemy from trouble instead of taking advantage of their weakness</gloss>
<gloss>to show humanity even to one's enemy</gloss>
<gloss>to help one's enemy in difficulty</gloss>

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