Please reload

Tag Cloud

It's a Sad Pipe Day - Goodbye Old Friend

July 19, 2016

 

 

It is never a good day when one of your most trusted and favorite pipes takes its last puff. Today is one of those days. It is the end of one of my most cherished pipes, the Savinelli Bing's Favorite. 

 

I have owned this pipe for so many years that I cannot remember when I first fell in love with it. I do know that the first time I saw it was in a local tobacco shope in Ridgewood, NJ called the Ridgewood Tobacco Shop.  This shop happens to be a real gem, but I'll talk more about this shop in another post. 


So, getting back to my Bing, I had been carrying this pipe in my briefcase back-and-forth from home and the office. This morning when I took it out of my briefcase to fill it with some McClelland Best of Show found this chip in the shank.  This pipe has been with me from Maine to Florida and seeing it in this condition was heartbreaking. 


Now, I know that I can buy another Bing's Favorite, and I definitely will, but I will never be able to get "this" pipe back. It's gone forever. Goodbye, old friend. 

 

Have any of my fellow pipe smokers lost their favorite pipe? If so, leave a comment and share your story. 

 

 

Please reload

Nationwide Law Banning Pipe and Cigar Smoking with Kids in Car?

July 13, 2018

Sherlock Manuscript Could Bring $500k at Auction

April 6, 2018

1/9
Please reload

Related Posts

RSS Feed

© 2016-2018 3PipeProblem.com. All Rights Reserved.  Info@3pipeproblem.com

Photos on the site are the property of 3PipeProblem.com and Lotus Moments Photography, LLC. 

NO CONTENT MAY BE USED WITHOUT EXPRESS PERMISSION.

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Google+ Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon

Blog and Review website for pipe and cigar enthusiasts. A variety of products are reviewed including brands like Peterson, Savinelli, Nording, Stanwell, Missouri Meerschaum, McClelland, Cornell & Diehl, Sutliff, Lane Limited and  more many more. News and reviews are posted regularly.