Mudcat Café message #2627340 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59434   Message #2627340
Posted By: Stringsinger
08-May-09 - 05:54 PM
Thread Name: BS: Famous exit lines
Subject: RE: BS: Famous exit lines
Buddy Rich (in this somewhat apocryphal story) was reputedly asked by the doctors
if there was anything that could be eliminated to make his final moments more comfortable. The be bop jazz drummer didn't miss a beat. "Yeah," he said, "Country music."