FIRE! #7: Maybe looking better

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Blog entry by Myron Wooley posted 10-24-2007 09:04 PM 835 reads 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 6: Tommy again Part 7 of FIRE! series Part 8: Almost home (Tommy again) »

It’s Tommy again. The latest update is looking better. The house and shop are still there and the yard seems untouched. My dad was able to go see the house briefly and he said things are looking fine. The latest news report shows the wind dying down and headed east which is good news for my parents. They’re still stuck at the High School gym, but at least they know that they still have a home.

It’s starting to look up.

-- The days are long and the years are short...

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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 10-24-2007 09:05 PM

Thanks Tommy.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#2 posted 10-24-2007 09:19 PM

Thanks for the update. My fingers still crossed.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#3 posted 10-24-2007 09:35 PM

Thanks Tommy. I can see the weather Station is online

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 10-24-2007 10:17 PM

That’s such good news; we hope it continues.

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business.

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#5 posted 10-24-2007 10:35 PM

thanks!! I’ve been watching

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 10-24-2007 10:42 PM

Good luck but most of all be safe.

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#7 posted 10-24-2007 10:56 PM

Thanks for the updates. You have been in our prayers.

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#8 posted 10-24-2007 11:11 PM

Been following your travail, and have kept you in my “nightly review”. Thanks for keeping us up on things, Tommy.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#9 posted 10-25-2007 02:49 AM

that is awesome news…i have been thinking of you all day…stuck at work unable to check….so glad to hear this news…stay safe…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#10 posted 10-25-2007 03:46 AM

I can’t imagine the level of stress your family has been going through. Glad to hear everyone is safe and things look good for now.

-- Chelle

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#11 posted 10-25-2007 02:22 PM

Thank God. I read about the bug-out on my RSS reader on my palm last night, and just now got to check. We were sweating bullets for you. Hope the good fortune holds!

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog:

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#12 posted 10-25-2007 06:38 PM

Myron & Tommy,
We are praying for you and the family, and all those affected by the fires. God willing, the firefighters will get control and this episode will be just another awful memory.

-- Forget the health food, I need all the preservatives I can get !

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