Wrote this in November 1971 in Danang, SVN. A friend received a 'dear john' letter from his wife that morning; then unsuccessfully tried to take his own life that night. Guild D-40 named 'Woodstock' & G harp accompanied
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Ken 'Scratch' Smith
August 31, 2008
Brooksie was one of my very closest friends. We had each married our sweethearts just days before leaving for Southeast Asia. 'll never forget the day he received the letter and the immediate change that took place. No idea if he's still alive or if he ever got over his loss...