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10-29-2013 09:44 AM

I wonder where you were born and where you now live.

I was born in France and I now live in Salt Lake City Utah. USA.
In between, I lived and worked in 27 different countries.
This coming December, I shall celebrate my 30th years in the USA.
In the USA I lived in Houston Texas, several places in California , then Portland Oregon ( my favorite place of all) and now in Salt Lake City Utah..
What this your journey?

-- Bert


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#1 posted 10-29-2013 01:11 PM

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-- Bert

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#2 posted 10-29-2013 02:29 PM

Austin, Texas to both questions.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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#3 posted 10-29-2013 02:35 PM

Born in northern IL, now in southern IL

In between GA, NC, Haiti, Egypt, Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan… All goes as wife intends will return to northern IL here in a few more years…

-- Dan

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#4 posted 10-29-2013 02:41 PM

Sanding2day, looks to me that you were in the army, no?

-- Bert

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#5 posted 10-29-2013 03:06 PM

Yes indeed… 2 1/2 more years before I hit my 20, nearly 4 before current contract is up.

-- Dan

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#6 posted 10-29-2013 04:40 PM

Rural Utah (ranching – farming)

Santa Barbara, Calif (teens)

Southeast Asian War Games (2nd Place)

UCSB and Duke and Univ. of Florida (Education)

Florida – 13 years

Phoenix – 5 years

Utah (raising horses) from “83 until The Good Lord gets tired of me making my fellow-man look at my woodworking

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#7 posted 10-29-2013 05:00 PM

Asheboro, NC – 5yrs, Greenville, NC – 2yrs, Maryville, MO – 5yrs., Asheboro, NC – 2yrs, Avon Lake, OH – 17yrs, Columbia Station, OH – 4yrs. Trying to get back into the Carolinas ASAP!

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#8 posted 10-29-2013 05:01 PM

Born and raised just south of St. Louis MO. Been to a lot of places vacationing and fighting fire, but I’ve only lived here. Now raising my family just a little bit further south of St. Louis.

-- Bill M. I love my job as a firefighter, but nothing gives me the satisfaction of running my hand over a project that I have built and just finished sanding.

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#9 posted 10-29-2013 05:31 PM

Thank you all for your replies

-- Bert

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#10 posted 10-29-2013 05:52 PM

Born in Maryland, moved to California as a child and spent most of my life here, but at 17 my family moved to Oregon for a year and I loved it there. But things brought us back to California. Then I went to Casper, Wyoming. Job issues brought me back to California. I hate California and will move to either Oregon or Wyoming ASAP.

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#11 posted 10-29-2013 06:06 PM

Pine Chopper…....

Spent more than a little time in and around Casper.

Wonderful Country…..........for those of us who have developed a true appreciation for that type of country.

It is TRUE…......you can see the edge of the world from there.

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#12 posted 10-29-2013 06:21 PM

Ohio then Maryland

-- David in Damascus, MD

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#13 posted 10-29-2013 06:31 PM

Born in Illinois
Raised in North Central Pennsylvania
Lived in West Virginia, Georgia and Ohio
Living in South Central Pennsylvania
and… in few years retiring to Colorado I hope!!!!!!!!

-- Buzz ---- Message sent from the End of the Internet.

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#14 posted 10-29-2013 06:43 PM

I spent two weeks in Casper.
When I was there the whole town was for sale, extremely depressing.
I would love to retire in Southern Oregon but I am stuck in Utah as my wife refuses to move anywhere else.

-- Bert

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#15 posted 10-29-2013 06:54 PM

Born here, still here South Dakota

Pinechopper, if you come back to Wyoming, give me a holler.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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