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Blog entry by Aries Bergsma posted 03-02-2014 03:05 PM 1115 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This will be my first blog, I think a blog must be a thought or an acknowledgement, anyway this is my blog to all of you, about 2 weeks ago I posted a request for an inlay medallion that I wanted to use for a project I am currently working on, all I wanted was some direction as to where I could purchase one, then along came Paul another Lumberjock, and without any hesitation he offered to make me what I needed, I was blown away and very grateful, aside from that Paul opened up my eyes in an other way, sharing of knowledge and the other gifts that we have is really what this web site is all about, I am truly blessed and very thankful for Paul’s unselfishness, I just wanted all of you to know.

” gifts when least expected are the most appreciated “


-- AGB

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#1 posted 03-02-2014 03:41 PM

Thanks Harry, my pleasure.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#2 posted 03-02-2014 04:20 PM

Pictures please..

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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#3 posted 03-02-2014 04:21 PM

Congratulations AGB. You’ve enjoyed the generosity of one of the most giving of woodworkers. Paul is a gem.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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Aries Bergsma

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#4 posted 03-02-2014 04:35 PM

I have attached photos of the work, the initials are J J

-- AGB

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#5 posted 03-02-2014 05:31 PM

Great to see LJ’s Sharing
Beautiful work
you are indeed lucky.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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#6 posted 03-02-2014 05:32 PM

You are indeed blessed to have a LJ friend like Paul, His talents and creative mind have inspired us all.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#7 posted 03-03-2014 01:56 AM

Amen on Paul, I am not at all surprised that he would do that. His blogs are an education without tuition.

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