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  #51  
Old 11-13-2015, 11:45 PM
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Holy cow.
I hadn't noticed this thread and I sent Tom an email last night asking about some lines I wanted built. So here he is apparently in ICU hooked to a ventilator and he is answering my email today saying he is "a bit laid up and will get to me in a couple days"

Now that is dedication to your customers.

Like I said in my response to his email.
Take whatever time you need for your health. I'll be here when you're ready.
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Old 11-14-2015, 06:28 AM
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Glad you're going to be OK.
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Old 11-14-2015, 09:03 AM
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A wonderful asset to the EXP community and a great person to do business with. About a year ago I emailed him a hand drawing of a custom fuel line I needed for my -10. H emailed right back, fabricated the line that day and got it in the mail for me. Get Well Soon Tom!
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Old 11-14-2015, 09:13 AM
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I just saw this on the VAF front page. Wow, that was a close one. Glad you are doing OK Tom and hoping you have a speedy recovery. You are a true asset to our beloved VAF family.
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Old 11-14-2015, 01:58 PM
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Holy cow, I just saw this as well...

Tom, you can't die, you promised me you'd make new lines for Tony Boy!!!

I'm so happy to hear you're getting better, Friend! Praying for you and Suzanne.
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Old 11-14-2015, 07:53 PM
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Now Tom, you know you don't like to get behind the cure ball so Get Well Soon!!
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Old 11-15-2015, 11:10 AM
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We still owe each other visits and dinner!

Speedy recovery my friend.
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Old 11-15-2015, 07:16 PM
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Spoke with Tom again this afternoon and the news is that the doctors have still not released him to go home yet. Up and around though and expecting to be released tomorrow. I understand there were a couple more sign offs on his "annual" required, resulting in the delay. Happily, he sounded pretty good on the phone.

He should be home tomorrow.
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Old 11-15-2015, 07:20 PM
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Get well soon Tom!! May you recover fully.
We need you!!!
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Old 11-16-2015, 07:52 AM
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Thanks for the update Lee. That is great news.
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