"we all have different wants and needs. i carry a Victor Smith made custom knife that he made specifically for me, he measured my hand and made it to fit. It is strait blade non folding knife that fits in my front pantss pocket. Victor hand makes the…"
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"One reason I have more than one pair of boots is that I wear them every day to work (I wear a suit to work) and I have been told not to wear the same boots day after day. They will wear out must faster if you do (not just the sole, but the…"
"That is too funny that we have the same kind of boots. The people who work in the boot stores know what you’re wearing when you walk in! Almost every time I walk into a boot/western store they come up and compliment me on my boots regardless…"
"Yeah, not sure either. My wife made me a belt to go with them (she is big into leathercraft). I have a black pair & brown pair of their 1883's that I wear for work. I love them. But you can see the difference between them and the…"
"My EDC knife is a custom bird and trout fixed blade in a heavy leather sheath that fits in your front pants pocket. It has a lanyard on the sheath (not the knife) so I can extract it easily from my pocket. I love the fact that it was made to…"
"I just picked up a pair of Lucchese Classic's a couple weeks ago, wore them for a day of wine tasting and a night of dancing and fun. They felt great after being on my feet for 15 hours. I love these boots!"
"I have seen closets like that, but never even came close at our house. In addition to my cowboy boots, I have 2 pair of Danner lace up boots I use for in the woods (one water resistant), gets too wet to be wearing slick soles. I am in the Seattle…"
"Matt, saying this guy comes of as aristocratic is a slap in the face of true aristocracy. Sure, the aristocracy have consisted of quite a bunch of a-holes in the past, but the idea of 'noblesse oblige' is firmly rooted in today's…"
"Having been on both ends of distance learning, I don't see it being good competition for traditional classrooms.
I did a little distance learning for a class that had 2 that couldn't regularly make class and 1 that could never make class.…"
"As long as people are willing to blow money on non-marketable degrees, while others key in to steady high demand fields; no.
But, there are always education bubbles bursting for degrees and certifications in fields related to other economic…"
"Posting a Preacher's comment as evidence against evolution? Genius! It's not like he's financially invested in people throwing money his way if they'd rather believe in fairies and unicorns!
Though, you can't expect much…"
"Man, if you haven't done anything go and talk to your sister and tell her what she is doing is wrong.
She hasn't acused you, yet is treating you like you have been accused? Well, that's some horrid villification."
"Sorry Prescott I didn't mean to downplay your issues.
I echo a lot of what the guys are saying here. Friendship comes first and you need to sit him down and tell him how you feel and what you are seeing. And if it is making you uncomfortable…"
""Two of my only true friends"....its hard but take a look at your life and expand your social circle...this is a bigger issue than your question. What happens when they break up and you potentially lose both of them?"