[Dixielandjazz] Laziness justified
norrie.thomson at btopenworld.com
Fri Feb 14 00:41:02 PST 2003
It's great to wake up in the morning and say, " To hell with it, I'll do it
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From: <lswain at penrose.com>
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Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] Laziness justified
> Every now and then a listmate hits the nail precisely on the head.
> I am another of those idle bastards, just getting back into playing
> OKOM piano after years of salaried indolence, and could not agree
> more, except to pickily prefer to substitute "far fewer" for "no" in
> John's pithy coment, the original of which is reproduced below.
> Larry Swain
> Roger Snell mused :
> " Some of you folks don't have too much to do, do you?"
> I am proud to be among that number. Malt and music (such a delicious
> alliteration) constitute the major part of my day which, after a
> lifetime of salaried indolence and indifference to the prosperity of
> my employers, I richly deserve.
> The world needs idle bastards like me, without us there would be no
> jazz piano players.
> John Farrell
> stridepiano at tesco.net
> L. R. Swain
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