Dave shows some humility and gratitude. Classy move on the final show of the 2015 tour.
“Rumor has it that Jon (Bon Jovi) is kind of at odds with the guitar player. Imagine the odds of that shit happening? The difference is Edward and I agree to apologize every couple of summers and come out and share the good news with you.”
Dave then walked over to Eddie, put his arm around his shoulders, and the two legends had a little off-mic moment before the singer continued, “The best years of my life; the high points of all my life…onstage with you, homeboy.”
All along, all I’ve really wanted to be is a writer. So now I tell people that’s what I am, even though I haven’t earned a dime being a writer.
That being said, I’ll confess that once a day, every day, I wish I was still a musician. That was the one time in my life when I was cool.