Curt, Sir, I like the bumbershoot and the Derby or Bowler , I also have a derby. I am a walking stick man myself. And prefer my belcrown to the Derby...but I wear both...Black Thorn and english walking sticks are my favorites...Chaplain Dan
My dear chap, think nothing of it, charmed and delighted to "be on each other's lists." I see your household has an abundant supply of four footed minions; ours as well. At present three cats, and a Gypsy Vanner horse (not in the house you know, simply not done.)
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