Well...we made it in time for the Maria Mancini Event...(Truini, Tobi and Skills)
Then of course, a little browsing.....
The First Load (notice ALL THOSE USPS Boxes???)
My goodies on the left, Skills' in the middle, and Truini's on the right...
Then Truini's wife decided to surprise...
as bad as this gonna sound, I remember when they didn't have 5'ers at Selma.
So you went to Statesville for those.
Then when the $$$ was right, it was "Follow the Yellow Brick Road" aka HWY 87 north...
Of course, I haven't been to Burlington since 06 (I think???) so I'm hoping it didn't take...
trying not to step on toes here.....
Okay, I love the full-bodied facemelters.
I'm not gonna spend my money on an aged mild/medium smoke - that dog won't hunt. All cigars "mellow with age"....if it was a mild - I wouldn't touch it to begin with! A Medium?? gettin' smoked right now - Full...
SO, by calling someone out on a BULLSH*T "three puff" review where they OPENLY trashed the vendor AND the maker.....will keep this in my notes!!!
1 - trash Vendor - Okay
2 - trash Maker - Okay
3 - call BS on someone who does 1 and 2 - BAD
My very first herf with my "home" board - the RNB - I smoked 9 cigars - that was from around noon to 3 AM.
I've gone through a dozen in a day.
you have to take into account, it's not all churchill sized smokes!!
I usually catch one on the way home from work - I tried smoking on the way in to...
Great Grandfather (Anton) - Army, WW1
Grandfather (Ed) - CCC (he had flat feet)
Uncle (John) - Air Force, WW2
Father (Les) - Army, 1955
Uncle (Ron) - Air Force, 1963
Me - Army, 1989
I support the troops because it's in my blood, and it is a way of life very few truly understand.