Well Ken don't feel bad. That bowl is not firewood for sure. Great looking piece. I did the same thing today. I was so angry at myself because I knew better. Just one last cut to smooth things out. Yea you guessed it right thru the bottom. I squared the bottom, glued a piece of cherry on and will finish turning tomorrow.
Retirement: That’s when you return from work one day
and say, “Hi, Honey, I’m home – forever.”
To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.