“A man with a beard was always a little suspect anyway. You couldn’t say you wore a beard because you liked a beard. People didn’t like you for telling the truth. You had to say you had a scar so you couldn’t shave.”

John Steinbeck, Cannery Row

Discussion (3)¬

  1. McBone says:

    I remember when you got slashed across the face with that broken bottle at B&N. Thank goodness for beards!


  2. Kid Shay says:

    Do you remember what we were even fighting about?

  3. McBone says:

    Yes, and I forgive you.