06-16-2012, 10:43 AM
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  • Obie
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*** SOLD ***

Gentlemen,
This Semogue 1800, not quite broken in, has not won me over. Perhaps it will you. The price is $13 U.S. shipped. Thanks.

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 06-16-2012, 10:51 AM
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  • tgutc
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PM sent!

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 06-16-2012, 10:55 AM
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Well that didn't take long! Well done Travis, enjoy.

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 06-16-2012, 11:05 AM
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  • Obie
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(06-16-2012, 10:55 AM)SharpSpine Wrote: Well that didn't take long! Well done Travis, enjoy.
Yes, it did fly out. Thank you, Travis.

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 06-16-2012, 11:31 AM
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Obie, do you play guitar? i see a guitar case under that beautiful Portuguese brush!

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 06-16-2012, 11:52 AM
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(06-16-2012, 11:31 AM)celestino Wrote: Obie, do you play guitar? i see a guitar case under that beautiful Portuguese brush!
Hello Celestino,
Well, if you can call my playing playing. Some years ago I began studying classical and Spanish guitar. I love the Spanish guitar. And classical guitar, of course. And jazz. But mine has been classical and Spanish. Also, I have the perfect fingernails for such acoustic guitar playing.

Anyway, my teacher has been my friend of some 45 years, a superb flamenco guitarist. I also introduced him to traditional shaving with a Gillette Red Tip and a few other goods, and taught him the art of it. He's a wonderful guy, and a great storyteller.

Unfortunately, I've started and stopped my study and playing several times during my life. Having an exceptionally busy life leaves me little time for practice. Whatever I do in life I commit hundred percent to it. No half-assed stuff for me. No, sir. If you're going to do it, do it right and nothing half way, is what I say. With little time for practice, however, I have put the guitar aside for a while, hoping to pick it up again in the future.

I bought that guitar, a Garcia, some 20 years and it still is in good shape. One of these days, though, I will buy myself a higher end guitar and grow my finger nails again.

Stay well.

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