The first time I heard Kurt Cobain unleash his wailing voice was in 1991. I was 11, and the sound went straight through my ear canal before igniting the synapses in my brain. My very being was rewired, and my life became a few shades more colorful. Prior to Nevermind, I listened to music, but from the time I first picked up that blue cassette with its money-grubbing baby dong on the cover, I began to let music wash over my entire soul.
Sometimes in life, you have experiences that bump you around on the path you’re traveling. I didn’t really care that much about music before Nirvana, now I hate not having something on in the background. My own path was altered a little bit all those years ago in 1991.
It’s 2012 now, and something new has come along to change the way I view the world. I’ve never been much of a fan of convertibles. Sure, I love T-Tops, targas, and sunroofs, but I still want something over my head. My point of view, however, has just changed thanks to the 2012 Aston Martin Virage Volante. This car isn’t “slightly nicer” to drive with the top down, it needs to be driven that way.
Hit the button, stow the roof, and press the gas. I’m not scared, light my candles in my gaze… because I’ve found God.
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