Hey I've been watching this pipe for awhile, but just don't have the funds. The stem needs cleaned, bt this is a good deal on a decent african meer. And free shipping. http://www.ebay.com/itm/271146097547?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649
"we shall have to share pipes, as good friends must at a pinch'....'I keep a treasure or two near my skin, as precious as rings to me. Here's one: my old wooden pipe. And here's another an unused one...He held up a small pipe with a wide flattened bowl, and handed it to Gimli. 'Does that settle the score between us', said Merry. 'Most noble hobbit, it leaves me deep in your debt."