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patron

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02-12-2012 03:22 PM

Topic tags/keywords: gift

i just want to say thank you
to my dear friend MADS
i had sent a box for his daughter mathilde

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/34418

not knowing that mads had sent me a gift as well
which i just received yesterday
from amazon

SUCH A NICE SURPRISE !
(it may take a bit to read it though
as i don’t read DANISH)

just a joke here mads lol

and it had a nice note on it as well

the preface says it is part of a trilogy of hugos work
I.E. ;

well as you may guess by now mads and i share some similar things
both in our health and our outlook in life
and in PM’s and e-mails
keep each other ‘centered’ when the need arises

thank you my friend
you have done it again

you are a true gem

thank you all for your help too
and have a great year !

-- 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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lanwater

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#1 posted 02-12-2012 03:40 PM

Enjoy David.

Victor Hugo is one of my favorite author.
I fell in love with his writing after I read his novel “Les miserables”.

No I did not read it in Danish :):):) (big smile here).

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Bertha

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#2 posted 02-12-2012 03:50 PM

Huge smiles from the woods of West Virginia:)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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cathyb

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#3 posted 02-12-2012 04:00 PM

Thought provoking and so very true…....thanks for sharing Patron.

-- cathyb, Hawaii, www.cathyswoodworking.com

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Karson

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#4 posted 02-12-2012 04:18 PM

David: You and Mads both share the gift of Love.
Some great concerns for one another.

-- 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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Bob Kollman

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#5 posted 02-12-2012 04:27 PM

Huge nice gift!!!

It is also good to have a freind that keeps you centered…..

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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SASmith

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#6 posted 02-12-2012 04:38 PM

That was very kind of mads.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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Eric in Florida.

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#7 posted 02-12-2012 04:46 PM

Both of you are a pleasure to have as friends.

-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford

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ellen35

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#8 posted 02-12-2012 04:56 PM

Kindness abounds on LJ… thank you both for all the wonderful things you do for us all.
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#9 posted 02-12-2012 07:36 PM

enjoy David :-)

way to go Mads

take care
Dennis

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Joe Lyddon

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#10 posted 02-12-2012 08:43 PM

Very good, guys… Enjoy!

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-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#11 posted 02-12-2012 09:04 PM

Brotherhood personified in David and Mads. Good on you both.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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KOVA

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#12 posted 02-13-2012 02:13 AM

TU TE LO MERECES!!!!!! DISFRÚTALO DAVID ;-D

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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gfadvm

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#13 posted 02-13-2012 04:46 AM

Stephang, I couldn’t have said it better (so I won’t say any more!).

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

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mafe

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#14 posted 02-13-2012 12:06 PM

David,
You are a really special man, I know we are many here that agree on that, a man with a pure heart, and these are rare.
Yes after our wrintings I thought you could need some travel for the thoughts here in the winter, so I wanted to share this book with you, and so I found a US seller and got you one since I guessed my Danish version would do no good… smiles.
Then few days after you tell me a gift was on it’s way to Copenhagen and this made my smile even bigger, sometimes life is in a beautiful balance, some call it yin yang.
Now I hope it will bring you on a wonderful travel and that it will give you strength and smile.
Best thoughts my friend with the deep mind and heart,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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moonls

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#15 posted 02-13-2012 03:56 PM

What a good story to read David! And these acts of kindness have spread to others in the LJ community.

-- Lorna, Cape Cod

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