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Woodworking Hiatus Due to Health Issues

by Jim Crockett (USN Retired)
posted 685 days ago


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patron

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#1 posted 685 days ago

prayers are with you jim

like they say

getting old
ain’t for sissy’s

-- 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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#2 posted 685 days ago

“getting old
ain’t for sissy’s” ....so true , David !
Jim , Best wishes on a speedy and full recovery !! Looking forward to your first project after you get some rest : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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TurnTurnTurn

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#3 posted 685 days ago

Best wishes to you and your family. I had open heart surgery last December, it was scary stuff going in, but I learned that modern medicine is pretty miraculous. Go into it with a positive attitude, understand that the doctors and nurses are looking out for your best interest and let them do their thing. I wish you the best and hope you are making saw dust soon.

-- TurnTurnTurn

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#4 posted 685 days ago

Gods speed and best wishes to you and yours.

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#5 posted 685 days ago

hoping for the best for you and your family will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#6 posted 685 days ago

sorry to hear of your cancer jim, my mom just found out she has it also, its a hard thing to deal with, i hope your surgery goes well and that you heal quickly, take care and we all hope to see you making saw dust as soon as possible…prayers are in your behalf…grizz

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

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#7 posted 684 days ago

Jim,

Best wishes for a speedy recovery. We’ll keep you in our prayers.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#8 posted 684 days ago

Jim,
Been through a heart attack, back surgery (twice) and still here and going great.
You’ll be fine and kickin for many years. Keep the faith, Bro.

-- When I was a boy, I was told "anyone can be President", now I'm beginning to believe it!

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CharlieM1958

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#9 posted 684 days ago

Jim C is right… you can’t kill bad grass. :-)

We’ll all be expecting to see some projects rolling out of your shop when you get back on your feet.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#10 posted 684 days ago

Charlie,
I’m a weed that just keeps coming back! HA!

-- When I was a boy, I was told "anyone can be President", now I'm beginning to believe it!

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#11 posted 684 days ago

Jim, Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. I’m a cancer surviver (so far) and you look tougher than me!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#12 posted 684 days ago

My thoughts and prayers are with you Jim

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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FirehouseWoodworking

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#13 posted 684 days ago

Hang tough sailor! Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Like the man said, half of getting through the storm is 50% mental! Fair winds and following seas!

Cheers!

-- Dave; Lansing, Kansas

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#14 posted 684 days ago

Good luck, Jim.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#15 posted 684 days ago

Keep the faith. Positive out look is 3/4 the battle.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#16 posted 684 days ago

My thoughts and prayers go out to you as well.

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

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#17 posted 684 days ago

I hope that your surgery goes well and that your doctors come up with sound treatment strategy to get you up and going. My prayers are with you.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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davidroberts

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#18 posted 683 days ago

sounds like you caught it in time to treat. cancer treatment these days is still brutal, but highly effective and a modern miracle. best of luck.

-- God is great, wood is good. Let us thank Him for wood......and old hand tools.

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#19 posted 683 days ago

I wish you all the best.

-- “That it will never come again / Is what makes life so sweet. ” ― Emily Dickinson

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#20 posted 683 days ago

No words could express how sincerely sorry I am for the battle you are fighting. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#21 posted 671 days ago

My prayers are with you. Your project now is getting your body as ready as possible for your surgery.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#22 posted 671 days ago

Good luck! Kick that cancer’s ass!

Rich;)

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