. . . and he never came back

Among the many SSI rooms sponsored by Canadian distributor Plurison was a ballroom—the Verdun, to be precise—where the signage promised MartinLogan loudspeakers on demonstration. I stepped a short distance inside and was swallowed by darkness—and sound. I followed the latter, turned left, and felt more than saw a row of theater-style seats, most of them filled with people who were enjoying Avatar on a large screen. The sound was indeed impressive, but it was impossible to see, let alone photograph, the gear being demonstrated, and I could locate neither personnel nor literature. Unsure how to illustrate such an experience, I grabbed my chance and, on the way out, photographed the next guy going in.
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rschryer's picture

Art, love your sense of humour. Ever since Listener - and especially in Listener, the photo captions in your reviews being the most memorable to me - I always thought you were great at infusing humour into your writing. You are the only audio-related writer to consistently make me laugh out loud, seriously. So keep the gems coming. This hobby needs the laughs.

Cheers, Robert Schryer

P.S. Look forward to having you back in Montreal for more funny SSI coverage!

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