Heterosexual male, dwelling in the exurbs of Central Texas. Software artisan. Xenophile. Hobbyist electronic musician and guitar builder. Dabbler in the visual arts. Devotee of the sport of dog agility. Hats, musical instruments, dogs, books, and magazines tend to accumulate around me.
If Running With The Devil is too boring, and you need a greater challenge maybe you could try Crossfit With The Devil. But that might be tough on your knees. If so, maybe Water Aerobics With The Devil might be better in that case.
Then again, having the Devil as a workout partner might not be so great. He texts you, says he’s gonna go do a couple of upper body free weight sets, and could you come spot him? You say yeah, and show up at the gym, and of course he’s not there. He’s actually at a strip club uptown with a honey in his lap and a bottle of Cristal, smirking at what a gullible baby you are. Or, you’re trying to finish a set with a final rep, and instead of going “You got this! Just one more!” like a real workout buddy, the Devil’s like, “Why don’t you just give up, you pathetic piece of shit. Let’s break for a triple cheeseburger.” They don’t call him the Prince of Lies for nothing.
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I’ve had these parts forever, and finally found the time, space, and desire to start the build. This will be a baritone jazz 7 string when complete. This picture was taken yesterday; Since then the two wood pieces in the foreground have already been laminated and roughed into shape for the pickguard. The darker piece on the right is a stunning bit of quilted sapele; That will be used for the top of the pickguard. Some of the other pieces of wood will be used here and there for cover plates and such. In the background are the tuners and electronic bits.