congratation on 10th anniversary. in last 4 years, since i joined, i never told you what i did for living. i was a butcher for 34 years. it was a family business, it was a small grocery store in east st. louis. my grandfater started from scratch, he ran for 60 or more before he retired. my uncle took it over almost 10 years, he sold it to my brother sold to my brother. my brother ran it for 6 years. my brother sold the business, becauase lack of business. he sold to a nice man, who is a family friend. i was a meat wrapper and a stock boy for 34 years. the store finally reach the point that, it when out of business, thaty i know of. i was laid-off 6 years ago. it was more a blessing for me. i hate working there, i had to make a living. years ago at work, i fell there, i have torn roto cup in my left shoulder, and my other shoulder, i have scare tissue from wore and wear working at the store. over years, my body or you said that human band over my body, with war injures. but i still have a great sense of humor.
my doctor said i can't lift over 10 pounds,and i need two operations on for both shoulders. it is hard to find a job. i have been uemployment for 6 years, i get ssdi for childhood illiness. so, i am survived , and my family help out , when i need them to.
' that is fine, twilite, this topic, ism't about you! oops! '
tino, this forum is helped me over the years, express myself in ways that i don't get a change, when i am off the computer. at the beginning, when i joined in. i had to find myself to fit in, it was hard for me, because i was older than most of the members at the time. i found everybody like my sense of humor and my imagination. are you sure that this topic is about me?
so to thasn the forum over years, i create my little buddy, twilite. " who are you calling little, sucker! ' easy, twilite ! '
now, me and twilite, like to wish you, tino and the rest of staff . another 10 years of having me.
this is a great forum to be a member and being a family. once again, congratation of your success.