The scar on his chin is 50 years old. (The result of a car accident when he was 20. Yep, I can do simple math.)
I was reminded of the scene in Working Girl when Melanie Griffith asks Harrison Ford how he got the scar on his chin. He makes up a story at first (bar fight? I can't quite remember) and then admits that it happened when he passed out while a girlfriend was piercing his ear.
Chicks really dig those sensitive scar stories.
My friend Chris always says, "Chicks dig scars...and assholes."
And he's not wrong.
When I was 20, I
Well, excuse me, douchebag.
That's what I should have said. Seriously, the guy was not a nice person. Unfortunately, I was still only 20 and still mostly stupid when it came to good looking assholes.
Nearly two decades later, I dated another good looking guy with blue eyes and a scar on his chin. Every once in awhile I would think about asking him how he got it. But I never did. Leave that cliched pillow talk for the next dumb girl.
Anyway, I bet Harrison Ford gets tired of the scar question.
Here's a video of David Letterman checking out one of his scars and Harrison's excellent reaction.