And some of you wonder why Carmack and ID are so silent these days. The guy can't say a damn thing without it getting twisted into a contoversy of some sort.
He cut the possum's face off then cut around the eye socket. In the center of the belt buckle, where the possum's eye would be, he has placed a small piece of wood from his old '52 Ford's home made railroad tie bumper. Damn, he misses that truck.