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    I have been gone for a while, and a lot has happened in my life. I laugh at my profile picture here, that seems so long ago.

    I retired from the US Navy in December. I now work in corporate America, but still doing government work with the F/A-18.

    I am expecting my new scroll saw to arrive today in fact... but it is another DW788. My other one is at least 12 years old and has issues, so rather than taking it apart and fixing bearings and such I talked my wife into letting me replace it. Not sure how I did that. I like my Dewalt.

    I have joined a coop of local artists here in Southern Maryland and my scrollwork is selling. I'm still having fun so my hobby hasn't really became an arduous job. Just got two new puzzle books in the mail yesterday, so today my wife is making copies... the puzzles seem to sell more than some of the fretwork and pictures.

    Anyway, just a quick re-introduction.

    Mark Abbett

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    Welcome baaaaaak.
    Gloria ............... Two memorable things to say in life, "Hello" for the first time, and "Good-bye" for the last.


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      Welcome home Mark!
      "Still Montana Mike"

      "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
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