February 23, 2011
Well, I have been threatening to do this for a couple months, but Robert Ray finally came in my office after lunch today and said, "When can you make time to go to your studio and allow me to video tape you showing everyone this Failure Pile you keep talking about?"
I looked at the unfinished stack of pending business on my desk and replied, "How about right now?"
So we drove out to my studio (about three miles north of the True West World Headquarters), walked in, and without prepping much, we shot it, as is. Here is my Failure Pile in all its cluttered glory:
Gee, I wonder what ol' Rooster has to say about this?
"This don't come within forty miles of being a coon hunt!"
—Rooster Cogburn on the hunt for Tom Chaney in the Indian Nation