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Forum topic by Myron Wooley posted 03-08-2008 09:20 PM 654 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Myron Wooley

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03-08-2008 09:20 PM

instead of working in our shops on this beautiful morning?

Just a ponder…

-- The days are long and the years are short...


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Bob #2

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#1 posted 03-08-2008 09:29 PM

My glue is drying and my Tom Yum is too hot to eat.

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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MrWoody

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#2 posted 03-08-2008 09:51 PM

Because I have a lot of sanding to do and I’m putting it off.

-- If we learn from our mistakes, I'm getting a fantastic education.

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 03-08-2008 10:00 PM

Because I have 8” of snow on my 2 driveways to remove before going to my mother-in-law to do hers as well. And shoveling snow is not one of my favorite jobs.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Woodchuck1957

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#4 posted 03-08-2008 10:07 PM

I would be out in the shop, but it’s too cold out there, no work to be done, and I’m presently being strung up by a lynch mob. It really kinda puts a damper on things.

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Toolz

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#5 posted 03-08-2008 11:11 PM

I have about 14” of snow between me and the shop not counting the drifts up to 28” the last time I measured. It is still snowing and the wind keeps making it drift back into where I shoveled. These blizzard condition ARE expected to end in my area soon, of course by that time it will be too dark to shovel. I will have to help my brother-in-law dig out his truck in the morning. He is from Windsor, ON and was on his way to Bonita Springs, FL when they had to pull in to our place because the roads and visibility were terrible.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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tenontim

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#6 posted 03-08-2008 11:20 PM

Ah, Snow! I remember that stuff. When I moved from Maine, every night when I stopped, I would go to the local hardware store and ask them if they had any snow shovels. When I got where I am now in Texas, they said “You want a what!?” I unloaded the truck. I’m finished finishing for the day, Myron, so now I’m killing time on the computer. At least the company’s good.

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teenagewoodworker

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#7 posted 03-08-2008 11:52 PM

i would but my glue is currently drying and i live in a 2 family house so i can’t woodworking until 10 am (earlier in the summer because they work) and need to stop at about 6 or 7 because of the tenants.

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HallTree

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#8 posted 03-09-2008 01:31 AM

Because this site is addictive.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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