Never say "never" :) when things settle for the best

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Blog entry by Sodabowski posted 187 days ago 781 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi LJs!

First of all I wish all of you a very happy 2014, full of sawdust and splinters and luv ;)

As a quick update, after the worst storm I ever came across, things have suddenly changed to the best in a single day in mid-november. As of now I still won’t have much time available for posting and general lurking here (or even on flickr) but in a nutshell: it’s a new life!



-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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#1 posted 187 days ago

Glad to hear you’ve found a new path to stroll on buddy! Sounds like its lined with some good old oaks.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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Dominik Matus

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#2 posted 187 days ago

Nice to hear :) Have a good time.

-- Cabinetmaker, student of restoration

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Jamie Speirs

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#3 posted 187 days ago

If your smiling, your doing it right.

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#4 posted 187 days ago

Hey Thomas, they say it’s always darkest just before dawn
.... but now that the sun is back out, go get a good tan my friend and keep smiling.

a bientôt

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#5 posted 187 days ago

Glad to hear Thomas

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at

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#6 posted 187 days ago

Thomas, I can echo what Paul said. Life is a lot like the weather, it never stays the same, just endure the storms and enjoy the sunny days when you can. Don’t let anything drag you down to giving up. Great to hear from you.


-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#7 posted 187 days ago

Best wishes for 2014 Thomas. Glad to hear that everything is settling for the best!
Take care,

-- Fabrice - "On est bien bête mais on sent bien quand on se fait mal" - my grandfather

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#8 posted 187 days ago

I had a feeling you would be back, can’t keep a “wood man down”...:-)

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

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#9 posted 186 days ago

hey you’re back! wonderful … already excited to see your new works …

-- live and let live ....

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#10 posted 184 days ago

Big smile here for you!
You are in my heart.
Sending you all my wishes for the new year and life.
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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