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Thread: 39 years ago

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    somewhere east of Queen Creek, AZ - South East of Phoenix

    39 years ago

    LOML said I Do and we are still together. I kept thing it was 40 but she reminder me it was only 39. We met at thanksgiving Got engaged on Christmas eve and were married the following Easter. (actually the week before)
    Last edited by Don Baer; 04-14-2012 at 04:30 PM.
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Central Illinois

    Always good to hear about folks cthat ment it when tey said I DO!

    Bruce Shiverdecker - Retired Starving Artist ( No longer a Part timer at Woodcraft, Peoria, Il.)

    "The great thing about turning is that all you have to do is remove what's not needed and you have something beautiful. Nature does the hard part!"

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Los Angeles, CA
    Congrats! Don.
    Chinese Proverb: Man who eats many prunes gets good run for the money.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Plainwell, Michigan
    Congrats to you and my Parchment gal And here is to 39 more

  5. #5
    Congrats to your spouse and you Don! Sounds like it will probably last.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    Congrats to you and the missus, Don.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Outside the beltway
    Congratulations Don. And I hope many more years also,
    I dream a lot. I do more painting when I'm not painting. It's in the subconscious.
    ::: Andrew Wyeth :::

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Indianapolis area
    Congrats to Mr. and Mrs. B. That's quite an accomplishment in today's world. May you have 39 more!


    "Individual commitment to a group effort--that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work."
    Vince Lombardi

  9. #9
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Thomasville, GA

    May you and your lady have many more happy years together!!!
    Bill Arnold
    Citizen of Texas residing in Georgia.
    NRA Life Member
    Member of Mensa
    Live every day like it's your last, but don't forget to stop and smell the roses.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Congrats to you good people. I don't think I will ever live to see that anniversary. I would be 100 by then,LOL. Aloha
    "You got to learn from the mistakes of others. You won't live long enough to make them all yourself". (Author unknown)

    "Time flies like..... an arrow,,,Fruit flies like..... a banana." Groucho Marx

    Ah,,,to live in Paradise!

    Registered voting member

    Fighting for all I am worth, and praying every day.

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