AAPK is full of opinions and some of them are full of....... Well, you know. This opinion may be full of shirt but I think that carrying Abalone would cause this pearl like material to pick up micro-scratches and slowly but surely dull that beautiful luminescence's and ruin the subtleties of the colors. JMO
Forged on the anvil of discipline.
The Few. The Proud.
This country has become more about sub-groups than about it's unity as a nation.
"The #72 pattern has got to be pretty close to the perfect knife."
--T.J. Murphy 2012