Bob muchas gracias amigo for your enthusiastic help and support.
Hawks, clearly I would not have been welcome at Torrey in any degree if not for Bob. The owner/operator of the place just gave me the cold shoulder, which was fine by me, but puzzling, to say the least. Clearly, in his mind I am one of "them" and what I have to sell is of no interest.
Bob made my visit worthwhile by opening his wallet and buying seven (7) of my thrilling novels, all of them with words in 'em, which is all it takes to push my buttons. I only sold one (1) more book, to some kid from China, who I hope was old enough to read it but I'm not so sure.
Thanks again Bob, you made my