I've been smoking a pipe for nigh on seven years now, and have been smoking (with varying degrees of success) flakes and virginias for about three years, so I feel kinda dumb asking this question, but.... What the f@#! is the deal with virginias?
I recently purchased a 1950's era unsmoked E Wilke Pot from vtpipes.com. Bear in mind, most of the pipes I have bought during the past year have been estate pieces so I am not accustomed to the break-in period. So far I have smoked about 10 bowls out of