“Mom, I've gotta be frank with you. I'm real sorry, Ma, but I'm a grown man now, and when I'm on tour with the Gregls, I just, I don't know how to say it in a way that you’ll understand, but, I lose myself to the music. The tunes and I become one. I needed to express my love for the sick beats and so I got this piercing.”
— Milky to Cindy in Staying in Steady, page 302