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  1. TreeLife

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    I am relieved to be retiring from the tree industry. Been a good run.
     
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    GCJenks204 Jon1212 Approved!

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    What’s next?
     
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    TreeLife Pinnacle OPE Member

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    I was offered a job operating a bridge saw for a granite and marble outfit. The pay was right, the hours are wonderful, and it's very close to home.

    I was also offered a job working at my high school as an automotive repair instructor. Our schools still have some vocations. I have an extensive automotive background and being an alumni helps. Also close, regular hours, fair pay.

    But for the moment I'm going to take some time to myself. My mother is very ill, I am going thru health issues myself, and I need to take a minute to breathe. It's been rugged for a minute.
     
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    Sorry to hear about the illness. Will do my best to send some good positives vibes your way.
     
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    Wasnt anything anyone could prevent. All we can do is endure. I appreciate that, Gary.
     
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    Lot of times it’s hard to find a minute to breath as we’re all so busy now days. Unfortunately our bodies often remind us to breath in there own ways. Wishing you and the family all the best in your tough time right now.
     
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    Thanks Aaron, I appreciate the kind energy.
     
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    I am struggling myself with the work situation. My dad tells me to do what will give me the most time with my boys. He says you'll blink twice and they be your age and you don't want to regret not spending time.
    Sorry about your mom, I'll keep you guys in my thoughts and prayers.
     
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    Alot of the weight behind my decision to change fields was my little girl. I dont remember my dad being around much. I'm out of the house before the wife and kid are up, I come home and the baby is going down for bed a half hour later. Just broke my heart.
     
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    I'm thinking covering 20 citrus trees is going to be PITA, but I don't want to risk losing a bumper crop of oranges and mandarins to ice.
     
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    beaglebriar "I have a potty mouth" + GFY

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    Build a fire in the middle of 'em...tend it round the clock.

    You're welcome....
     
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    Yeah. Who's bringing the marshmallows? I'm thinking bisqueen....
     
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    beaglebriar "I have a potty mouth" + GFY

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    Bisqueen....had to look that one up. Lol
     
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    I think it's actually 'visqueen', but I grew up mispronouncing it like most other words when you grow up southern. Lol.
     
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    stihl_head1982 Here long time

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    True-dat on Southern pronunciation. We have our own dialect :D
     
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    Random thought of the day: I am so unworthy of my daughter... song is: Chris Stapleton "simple song"

     
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    Then what do they think comes from an Ayrshire??
     
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    Most people never heard of Ayrshire. Cousins milked 50 head. Best milk ever.
    Shep
     
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    Many people refuse to think at all.....

    It's rampant actually.
     
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    I think all of the time. I am sitting here thinking what a chair would look like if our knees bent the other way.
     
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