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this box was ordered yesterday (tuesday) , from maine .
it has to be there by noon saturday ,
i started it at 7:00 last night after work .
got it built by 10:00 last night ,
but had to go after work today and get the handle and clasp .
because of the time restraint , i used renaissance wax on it .
it is nice and smooth anyway ,
they will have to strip it and do a finnish on it later if they like .
tim didn’t want any bells and whistles ,
he said if it might get stolen .

it is for a young native american boy ,
my friend tim , is having a prayer service for this young man ,
and the group wanted to give him something to keep his paraphernalia in .

“THE CHECK IS IN THE MAIL ” (where have i heard that before ) ?

oh , yea , the last box i made , the check was in the mail 2 weeks before i gave it to a friend that gave it to a friend that was flying to new york .
the box made it fine . http://lumberjocks.com/projects/33094
the woman that ordered it ,was not . a real self centered b#*%h !
not only did she lie about the check , she ‘forgot’ to give the money to the guy returning to bring to me ,
so she was going to send it to me direct , then she ‘forgot’ again ,
it is in the mail from here , from some other friends !
so 5 people were used and lied to in this event . all because that air-head has to travel and ‘help’ the poor of the world (?)
don’t bother lady , we can starve just fine on our own !
stick to admiring your self in the mirror . some one might like you there .

this check is in the mail , tim is a world class stand up guy , something harder to find these days ,
except here on LJ’s !
thanks for the look-see ,
have a great day !

-- 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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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1503 days ago

What a cool box, good job bud I hope the check in the mail gal gets you paid.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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spanky46

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#2 posted 1503 days ago

Patron, your a class act!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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patron

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#3 posted 1503 days ago

frankly i wish i had burned her box , then it wouldn’t matter .

thats my rant , and i’m sticking to it (LOL) !

-- 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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savannah505

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#4 posted 1503 days ago

I’m sure they’ll love it, looks good.

-- Dan Wiggins

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patron

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#5 posted 1503 days ago

thanks guys ,

i do wish i knew what grade i was in though .

and if i’ll ever graduate ?

-- 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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Woodwrecker

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#6 posted 1503 days ago

Beautiful as always Patron !

-- Having fun...Eric

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grizzman

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#7 posted 1503 days ago

well it has been said…ashes to ashes…dust to dust….....next time just send the ashes…with instructions to just add water…poof…reconstituted box…hey i might be onto something here…just think of the savings with air mail…well if anyone can pull it off you can david…let me know if that works…lol….....grizzman

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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ND2ELK

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#8 posted 1503 days ago

Another beautiful box. Sorry to hear about the last box troubles. I always try not to judge other people because they will be judge by someone else someday. Your a good man David!! You will be payed in full someday my friend for your box.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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lilredweldingrod

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#9 posted 1503 days ago

David,
Great box. It’s nice to see a change up on the finish. I know there is a young man that will cherious this gift.
I wish I had a five dollar bill for every check I’ve been promised was in the mail. We could have one great party.
When the cash flow is there, these don’t make you. But in this economy it can break you.
Keep on leading us Maestro. You example inspires all of us. Rand

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Karson

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#10 posted 1503 days ago

Dave a great looking box and at least someone will be happy. Have some joy in that.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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patron

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#11 posted 1503 days ago

sorry for the rant guy’s ,
you are the ones i have to talk to around here .

as always , your input and suggestions are appreciated .
and actually followed up on at times (LOL) !

-- 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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wseand

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#12 posted 1503 days ago

Real nice box David but i was wondering how you really felt about that lady.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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patron

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#13 posted 1503 days ago

bill ,
LOL !

‘peace and love , brother ‘

-- 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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Bob Kollman

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#14 posted 1503 days ago

Nice box David, I’ve had rants before, you make me smile….The check is in the mail! ;)

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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BarryW

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#15 posted 1503 days ago

we’re listening, David, whatever you have to write or rant…

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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