Friday, January 27, 2012

(Early) Quote of the day

"I like reading; I am especially fond of reading old books in poor condition by odd people." (English gun writer Diggory Hadoke, courtesy of reader Tom Condon)

1 comment:

Old Gunkie in Wyoming said...

I'm torn as to whether I prefer Datus Proper's name to Diggory Hadoke's - well never mind, both of them are favorites. That particular sentence comes from Hadoke's wonderful book "Vintage Guns for the Modern Shot" in a section subtitled "A proud history of Practical Eccentricity".