I was lucky enough to get a python a couple of years ago only because a bunch of people in my family kicked in together to give me the 1,200 dollars that I never would have been able to afford myself.
Blued, with a 6" barrel, it is an awesome piece of work to hold in your hands.
Sometimes, I just hold it and stare at it..lol.
As cool as it is though, I like my Ruger GP100, and my SW 686 just as much as the Colt.
.".....that whensoever the general government assumes undelegated powers, its acts are unauthoritative, void, and of no force....."
-Thomas Jefferson,Kentucky Resolutions of 1798