“Keep your head up high, stay loyal, remain free, and always value honor,” Barger wrote.
That's rich coming from a guy who spent a good chunk of his life in a gang that for several decades dealt meth, beat up beatniks Black and gay people, and "worked" tightly with the FBI (and probably the CIA).
Can't believe it's been over fifty years since I read Hunter Thompson's book on the Hells Angels. Of course Exile is fifty, Hot Rocks and Sticky Fingers are fifty one. Damn. You know you're old when you wouldn't mind being fifty again.