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12-02-2009 08:47 PM

I want to thank each and every one of you for your thoughts, good wishes, prayers and emails during my recent time of trouble. You will never know how much they helped me. Being down and out for 4 months was just the pits, and now I am able to walk on my own, work in my shop for a while each day, pick up my grand kids, hug my wife, and sit at my computer and talk to all you jocks!

I’ve made new friends and lost track of one (anyone heard from Woodchuck?)

So thank you all so much, and may each of you, in your own way, be blessed as you have blessed me.

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Holidays, just HAPPY!

-- Chip ----------- 6:8

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#1 posted 12-02-2009 08:52 PM

glad you are up and around .

and HAPPY to you too !

-- 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 12-02-2009 08:58 PM

unfortunately, I believe woodchuck left after the last debacle.

glad to see you’re cheerful, and back on the horse.

Happy Holidays!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#3 posted 12-02-2009 09:06 PM

May you have good and safe shop time… Have the wife take all the ladders out of the shop first! ; )

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#4 posted 12-02-2009 09:47 PM

Hey Padre, did you know you’ve past the year mark.
Glad you’re doing ok.

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#5 posted 12-02-2009 09:49 PM

Why, no I had not noticed!! Wow! That makes me feel kinda…....................old. :)

-- Chip ----------- 6:8

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#6 posted 12-02-2009 09:50 PM

Merry Chrismas

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#7 posted 12-02-2009 09:56 PM

Padre, glad you are recovering. Being back in the shop can be some of the best therapy.


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#8 posted 12-02-2009 10:33 PM

Yep, sure am glad you’re up and around and back, your help and others has been invaluable on my lathe endeavor.

As PurpLev mentioned Woodchuck left but I think I might have his email at home so I’ll look for it and send it to you if I still have it.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#9 posted 12-02-2009 11:40 PM

Happy Happy to you as well …. play safe :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#10 posted 12-03-2009 01:37 AM

Padre glad to hear your back to the shop and are able to enjoy some of the simple pleasures we tend to take for grantid.
The shop has been my get away and has helped the mind and body heal.
Take care.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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