Posted by John on March 15, 2002 at 19:26:25:
In Reply to: Re: Meaning or demeaning? posted by John on March 15, 2002 at 18:34:35:
And in stores -- as opposed to tying your own streamside -- MANY flies offered are designed to catch fishermen, not fish. I'm certain there are some parallels here to the unraveling thread of our discussion, such as it is. Are they less beautiful? Or more beautiful? Here we go again talking about that beholder's eye -- you know, the guy who's trying to make that determination between intrinsic worth and perceived value!
Not to mention the fact that they don't catch fish!