Originally Posted by Bo Eder
Think about what I said again and then look at what you just said again. I'm inclined to go with not getting somebody anything if I don't know what to get them - a gift is supposed to be like this special thing, isn't it? That's why he's asking. A gift card to a store that has something along the lines of music stuff is like saying "I haven't figured it out specifically, but this place might have something you'd like musically." Giving cash is something I do to the guys who mow my lawn, or the guy who delivers the pizza.
yes you're right it's supposed to be something special- and people who know me well would know that I would like to have money as a gift ;-)