Artemis shrugged. "Blame my parents. I do not mind them, though. The only complaint I have was the fact they did not let me bring my viola, so I had to make my own viola. It is a little uncomfortable...wait for a second". Artemis reached into his backpack & took out his shoulder pack, another smuggled item, & attached it to his new viola. "That is better".
"Long after the toys of childhood are forgotten, the gift of music will remain."
"Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without." -Confucius
"To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable." -Bethoven