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Blog entry by hunter71 posted 853 days ago 2577 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, it looks like I will be heading back to the U.S. Embassy in Kabul next week. My health issues have been resolved and the DR’s say I am cleared to return to work. Well, work is where I left it and at 63 I am not high everyones list. Here I am superintendent and tools, electrical tools, rarely touch my hands. My wood working tools are still there waiting for me so I will set up a “new” bench and be back in business soon. I have 4 USPS flat rate boxes full and ship them off today. Look for a tower crane soon to add to my “construction” series.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.



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chrisstef

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#1 posted 853 days ago

I wish you the best of luck heading back over to Afghanistan. Ill be waiting on that tower crane!

-- "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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GrandpaLen

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#2 posted 853 days ago

Have a Safe Journey. God’s Speed.

Wishing you “Clean Benches and Sharp Tools”.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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woodshaver

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#3 posted 853 days ago

Good luck on your journey Stay safe my friend.

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Manitario

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#4 posted 853 days ago

Good luck and keep safe!

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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Gene Howe

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#5 posted 853 days ago

Best of luck! Be safe, friend.

-- 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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wiswood2

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#6 posted 853 days ago

Good Luck Be Safe.
Chuck
Wisconsin Wood Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 853 days ago

Have a safe trip and keep your head down and eyes open over there.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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patron

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#8 posted 853 days ago

come home soon safetly
and bring your buddy’s with you please

-- 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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derosa

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#9 posted 853 days ago

Have a safe trip, come back soon.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

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Roger

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#10 posted 852 days ago

Be safe. Look forward to your safe return

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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