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Blog entry by WistysWoodWorkingWonders posted 09-27-2010 08:58 AM 8851 reads 0 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just wanted to inform my fellow LJs that I’ll be heading over to Afghanistan for the next year and might not be online as often as I would like to keep up with everyone’s cool projects…

Keep in touch if you can…


-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#1 posted 09-27-2010 09:05 AM

Have a great trip and keep your head down. I’ll be humming “Hearts of Oak” for you until you get back.

Go Navy!

D/maj Paul “BigTiny” Elshoff
Essex and Kent Scottish (ret)

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#2 posted 09-27-2010 12:33 PM

Thank you, stay safe, and THANK YOU

-- Galootish log blog,

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#3 posted 09-27-2010 01:18 PM

just remember to duck and eat dirt
good luck , I realy hope you come out safe in the other end
there is realy alot of dust and chips waiting for you to be flown

take care

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#4 posted 09-27-2010 01:28 PM

Be careful over there, stay safe, and may God keep you in the palm of His hand.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#5 posted 09-27-2010 02:51 PM

Be safe and we hope to see you back here on this side of the pond healthy and wise.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#6 posted 09-27-2010 03:08 PM

be safe

come home healthy

prayers are with you

thank you

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#7 posted 09-27-2010 03:10 PM

Thank you for your service and please please stay safe

-- Look Ma still got all 10 fingers

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#8 posted 09-27-2010 03:59 PM


Thank you for your service.

Be careful and come back safe and sound.

Let us know if there’s anything we can do to help you and your fellow servicemen/women while you’re there.

Be Careful!



-- Herb, Florida - Here's why I close most messages with "Be Careful!"

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#9 posted 09-27-2010 04:47 PM

Thank you so much for your service.

Please take care and stay safe over there.

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#10 posted 09-27-2010 05:05 PM

Thanks for your service. Good luck, travel and stay safe.

-- Bill, Michigan "People don't come preassebled, but are glued together by life"

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#11 posted 09-27-2010 05:28 PM

Wisty Thanks so much for all your doing Be safe and we’ll keep the home fires burning for you .

Go Navy!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#12 posted 09-27-2010 07:37 PM


Thanks for your service.
Our prayers are with you to come back safe and sound.
If there’s anything we can do to help you let us know.

Mike US Navy Ret.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#13 posted 09-27-2010 08:25 PM

by the way congrat´s with the nearly first year
hope the next fly as fast as this have done


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#14 posted 09-28-2010 03:30 AM

Stay safe, and thanks

-- Gary, Little River,SC I've Learned that the Lord didn't do it all in one day and neither can I

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#15 posted 09-28-2010 04:11 AM

Thank you all for the thanks and well wishes… I am sure my time overseas will fly by quickly. I’ll take your advice and duck and eat dirt as required and do whatever I must to stay safe so I can come home and continue with my favorite hobby of Woodworking…

I’ll do my best to keep you all updated on any interesting events…


-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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