Do you know a guy? Do you have a web of contacts? People you can go to for favors, knowledge, help, etc? I have mentioned different friends in past blog entries, but I have never considered myself to be one of those people who “knows a guy.”
However lately I have “known a guy” when someone needs help when they are looking for work or have a legal question. The “guy” I know in most of those cases hasn’t been able to help, but they usually know a guy too…so the chain goes on. The web expands.
Then I became “the guy.” A friend of a friend needed some help and my friend said, “I know a guy…” referring to me.
They wanted me to fix a banjo. Wow. I’ve never played a banjo. And then I saw what they needed fixed on it. I was not their guy.
But, I know a guy…