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Blog entry by Mark posted 1761 days ago 4850 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey there fellow LJs. So its farewell to the shop for a couple of months due to my surgery coming up this friday (oct 9) :( . I don’t know what I’m going to do the whole time. I’m too active and work habited to be layin in bed. Reason for surgery you ask? I was born epileptic with scar tissue on the left temple of my brain and since then its been getting worse. So now I head to the specialists in neurosurgery to get 16 cubic cm of my brain removed with high hopes of the seizures stopping 100%. But I’m not worried about the surgery lol. Its me being bored to tears with my tools rusting thats going to bother me >:( . What to do what to do…

-- My purpose in life: Making sawdust



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GMman

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#1 posted 1761 days ago

I wish you all the luck in the world and you will be in all of your LJ friends’ prayers.
Hurry back will miss you.

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patron

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#2 posted 1761 days ago

study and look for projects ,
and design things for later .
God bless you and your family thru this time !

come back better and stronger than ever .

we’ll save something for you to make .

-- 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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GMman

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#3 posted 1761 days ago

patron..I dont know where you get it but you always find the good side of things and you do it for all of us, you did it for me when I was down and now I am better than ever.

Mark listen to patron (David) and you will come back a better man.

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pommy

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#4 posted 1761 days ago

i second what david says and that my prayers are with you and get studying

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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okwoodshop

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#5 posted 1761 days ago

God Bless, my prayers are with you and your family. If we can help in any way please don’t hesitate to let us know. PS, If you will give us a mailing address I am sure that we would all like to send you a card or something.

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NBeener

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#6 posted 1761 days ago

Wow. All the best for a successful surgery, and a speedy and complete recovery.

You’ll be in my thoughts….

-- -- Neil

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cabinetmaster

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#7 posted 1761 days ago

Your in our thoughts and prayers for a successful surgery and complete recovery. As for the tools, don’t worry. I’m sure they will await your return.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Bob Kollman

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#8 posted 1760 days ago

Mark

My father had siezures his hole life. Had brain surgery when it was done with a chisel and a hammer back in 1937, probably his case is in some medical journal. My thoughts and prayers are with you, and your family.
Patron, has the right idea, read, study, and work thru projects at your home as best you can.

Bob

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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Bothus

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#9 posted 1760 days ago

Here’s wishing you the best possible outcome for your surgery Mark.

Keep a pencil and a sketch pad handy during the recovery. You’ll have plenty of time to design.

Bothus

-- Jerry Boshear, Professional Kitchen Designer, amature woodworker.

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