Yes, but yesterday while dozing
to CBC he heard
the cellist Denise Djokic rave about her 1696
Strad, one of 50 left in the world. It's so responsive
and sensitive to every move you make,
Djokic said, and here the crane operator sat
up to hear. You don't have to exaggerate
your ideas to communicate, she said. It's the
greatest sensation, to know that the instrument
will pick up every detail of your
emotions and feelings.
True enough, thought the crane operator, admitting
he's never known an emotion or feeling
he hasn't picked up.
Gerry Hill has a good