Posted 17 February 2017 - 07:29 PM
"War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse." -- John Stuart Mill
Posted 17 February 2017 - 09:38 PM
I tend to have 2 to 3 hundred dollar watches in rotation. Never really wanted even a TAG.
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Posted 17 February 2017 - 09:49 PM
Dads is a submariner. Nice looking watch. But I'm sure you could get something just as nice for a tenth the price.
Moms is gold and has a diamond bezel. I think it cost north of 30g's.
When they go out, she rocks that, some diamond earrings that are probably about 3 carats each, and her wedding ring that has gotta be five carats. That thing could sink the titanic.
Crazy as Fock, but whatever, it's their money.
Once we went to a football game at the liberty bowl in Memphis. Not a great neighborhood. She wore all that.
I insisted she take it all off and lock it in the glove box of the car. Just begging for a mugging wearing north of 60k in jewelry in the focking ghetto.
Marriage is a wonderful institution... but who wants to live in an institution? ~ Groucho Marx
Posted 20 February 2017 - 01:03 AM
I have a low-end one.
One reason I'd not pay for one. They'll always be someone giving you the look 'Oh; you have the XYZ model. How affordable.'
I would never spend that kind of money for a watch, even if I were filthy rich.
Nor would I.
I have a Fossil watch my wife bought me for XMAS. Great looking watch and if something happens to it, I don't have to sell a car to replace it.
BBC for the most part is pretty damn good.