Wednesday, September 27, 2023

A rugged individual.....................

      "Remember when you got thrown out of the sailing club for leaving the race and sailing all the way across the bay?"  I only had to think a moment about that major event in my mis-spent youth.  It had been the same kind of a day as today.

     "You bet I do," I said with a laugh.

     "I never told you, but that was about as proud as I ever was of you.  I mean, being the first Buffett to get a college degree was good, don't get me wrong, but that time you just decided to light out on your own, that was the moment."

-Jimmy Buffett, A Pirate Looks at Fifty

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