Apropos, recent comments regarding the poster once known as Foo.
This post, for me, still rates as the greatest post on SF ever:
The two can't really be compared.
First, a proper boxing regimen will require a weights, track-work and stretching. A proper boxing gym will have weights etc.
Second, being fit is about 1% of what you will get out of boxing, albeit you...
Apropos, being in need of a tailor. I would recommend Irene at Absolutely Altered on the second floor of the GPO. She is about as good as Melbourne gets.
Avoid like the plague the alteration service in Church Street, Richmond used by PJ...
Oh and Spoo, thanks for your insights, especially in light of your present circumstances.
When you get a moment, I would be really interested in you re-posting what you regard as your top three outfits.
No suit known to man, even when cringe-inducingly self-snapped in the dim, fluorescent chiaroscuro of a late-night LA club bathroom, will make anyone who uses the phrase "bite me" appear sophisticated or gentlemanly.
Glad you enjoyed the concert, and more importantly than your mother did as well. If its any consolation, I went to a few classical concerts in Spain recently and things were only slightly better. Funnily enough I remember...