Esquire Theme by Matthew Buchanan
Social icons by Tim van Damme

08

Jul

Kill or be Killed…
An old school mentor is such a treasure, their life experiences and tutelage are the gifts that are endless.  The beauty of having someone like Peter Clemenza to counsel you on how to properly aim a gun at a mobster, not a soldier, and to have no emotion, was like a session with the Dalai Lama which means “spiritual teacher”.   He was the perfect professor with a no nonsense approach, and his nonchalant bravado is what contributed to him being the expert at how to be an assassin.  It was Peter who showed Michael Corleone’s father this “thing of ours” and now he followed tradition and showed his son how to protect decades of family values and omerta…

Peter Clemenza: Leave the gun. Take the cannoli.
(©) ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Kill or be Killed…

An old school mentor is such a treasure, their life experiences and tutelage are the gifts that are endless.  The beauty of having someone like Peter Clemenza to counsel you on how to properly aim a gun at a mobster, not a soldier, and to have no emotion, was like a session with the Dalai Lama which means “spiritual teacher”.   He was the perfect professor with a no nonsense approach, and his nonchalant bravado is what contributed to him being the expert at how to be an assassin.  It was Peter who showed Michael Corleone’s father this “thing of ours” and now he followed tradition and showed his son how to protect decades of family values and omerta…

Peter Clemenza: Leave the gun. Take the cannoli.

(©) ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

  1. aherolives reblogged this from omerta-fashion
  2. nocachoingles reblogged this from justag4m3
  3. justag4m3 reblogged this from omerta-fashion and added:
    Fat Clemenza
  4. frannylake reblogged this from omerta-fashion
  5. maximal-excellence reblogged this from omerta-fashion
  6. rhadikal reblogged this from omerta-fashion
  7. omerta-fashion posted this