Joyce A. Aros
Peter/ it seemed to me...
Tue Oct 25, 18:15

...Parsons had a bad case of Idol worship for a man his age. His posed photo also seems to suggest he saw himself as more than he really was. I always wondered why he was so quiet about Virgil's comradery with Curly Bill. Parsons had plenty to say about others but kept his mouth shut about the Earps.

  • One commentPeter Love, Tue Oct 25 17:51
    BJ The idea that only Wyatt Earp, one man, could tell the true story of the west, seems absurd.
    • Another spin....B.J., Wed Oct 26 2:57
      The context of Bat's statement was Wyatt's time in the west.
    • Peter/ it seemed to me... — Joyce A. Aros, Tue Oct 25 18:15
      • Re: Peter/ it seemed to me...Peter Love, Thu Oct 27 0:23
        Joyce Yes, it’s hard not to get the impression he was, in some ways, a bit of the “tenderfoot “ although he did become a leading Vigilante later. And he was a stiriver like many of them, and had a... more