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Saturdays & The Sunday Blues

It's Saturday, today I was in the shop all day today. I finished a Top Shelf pickup and took some photos of it.

I'm tired and board now tonight and just sitting here looking at todays pictures on the computer and listening to 80's music, yeah , I am....but on the flipside....I can't wait till tomorrow, I'm gonna start building on some new stuff, to bad the mailman don't come on Sundays, I am waiting to rip into some guitar parts and packages that I ordered last week.....I bet you can relate?!?
  ...you order stuff for your next build----your next "great idea"....your new source of inspiration in your own private mind----a new guitar in your vision, it's finally time and clear as to what and how your going to do it,  you thought the whole process out, you just now need the parts to start!!!

------ and then just to wait by the window like a lonesome old house cat.

If only that mailman would just show up on Sundays.