But, I prefer to let the work stains remain as they are. They get somewhat softened when I'm working in the snow or the rain and the hat gets soaked through that way.
As it is, they allow me to never forget the feel or worth of honest, hard, manual labor by the sweat of my brow. It's something my Dad taught me to approeciate and I have voed never to lose site of it.
Best regards. Tell SLB that the eBook version of Vol. II is ready for him to dig into.