The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #35731 Message #490161
Posted By: GUEST,Frogmore
22-Jun-01 - 11:52 PM
Thread Name: What the 'F'! The sequel.
Subject: RE: What the 'F'! The sequel.
Rick, You reminded me of the night my friend Jim and I were doing a duo in Flagler Beach, Florida. We took a break and a fancy sort of fellow asked if he could hold Jim's custom-made Berger guitar. (Mine is too.) He remarked, "what a shame - you've got a scratch on it!" Jim doesn't have much space for this kind of attitude and retorted, "Damnit, it's a hammer! I work with it!" Well put, I thought. "Value"? What is that? We made a few $ and the fancy fellow spent $20 to drink beer and be taught a lesson. Consider Willie Nelson's guitar.....