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    You moving to your grandparents will not send...

    You moving to your grandparents will not send your mother over the edge. If your mother goes over the edge, it's because she was going there anyway. Not because of you.

    Does that make sense?...
  2. ^^^^^^^^ this Ever. The auction is...

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    Ever.

    The auction is not the place for you, OP. For the same reason I cannot go to the animal shelter. The head can't master the heart. I think this is the big lesson...
  3. Have you ever heard the slangy business...

    Have you ever heard the slangy business expression, "don't extend your beatings"?

    Everyone in every type of enterprise occasionally makes a decision that is going to cost them. The longer they...
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    Stuff is expensive. You can get back into riding...

    Stuff is expensive. You can get back into riding with older stuff that works, and gradually upgrade. If you don't have a helmet, though ... ;)

    Of course you'll keep what you need to catch-ride. A...
  5. The prospective buyer's opinion is the one that...

    The prospective buyer's opinion is the one that matters.

    It isn't that 15 is old ... it's the years the buyer will have available for whatever purpose they have in mind. If they want to sell in 2...
  6. The thing is, asking the COTH forums about a...

    The thing is, asking the COTH forums about a potential new product should be a great thing for those posting on COTH. They have the opportunity to have input to the product that they would not in any...
  7. OP, I also see what you have to overcome. Many of...

    OP, I also see what you have to overcome. Many of the assumptions and reasons have no validity behind them, as you know ... but that doesn't matter when that is what so many people believe.

    How...
  8. p.s. Re the 1%-2% fees ... pass it along to the...

    p.s. Re the 1%-2% fees ... pass it along to the customers. That's $5 per each $500. Just charge everyone a flat, very nominal amount to pay online. Enough that it will be more than enough for smaller...
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    I would agree with this. She doesn't mind if you...

    I would agree with this. She doesn't mind if you and/or your horse are clueless, as long as you do get it after a try or two or three. But deeper issues of confidence or readiness for the level don't...
  10. OP, imo you have the right idea BUT ... consider...

    OP, imo you have the right idea BUT ... consider that your target market is caring for their horses in much the same way horses have been cared for for the last several hundred years. Think on that...
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    > standing ovation icon, here :):):):):) You...

    > standing ovation icon, here :):):):):)

    You are adapting and growing very fast in this thread ... already it is as if an emotionally healthier person is posting.


    You know, the flight...
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    I will put up with a lot from an amazing farrier,...

    I will put up with a lot from an amazing farrier, as long as the feet are being done timely. There just aren't that many amazing farriers. But if "very very late" means appointments have to be...
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    Your life IS about YOU. :) Your parents lives...

    Your life IS about YOU. :) Your parents lives are about each of them. Your life is not about them, or about their marriage, other than their role in your past as your parents.

    Any advice that...
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    She is HONEST. You won't get the pc cushy remarks...

    She is HONEST. You won't get the pc cushy remarks intended to keep the rider in the game and paying bills, no matter what. LOL

    Not everyone will like what she has to say about them - but you'll...
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    My thought is that my thought doesn't matter to...

    My thought is that my thought doesn't matter to those people and their target audience.


    [Also it looks as if she may end up not able to bear children ... a limiting Darwinian factor, perhaps ......
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    When you are posting on COTH asking the question...

    When you are posting on COTH asking the question ... it's time to find a new farrier. :)

    I suspect what you really need is a little moral support from someone ... so here it is, even if from a...
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    It's an awkward imbalance for most of us if one...

    It's an awkward imbalance for most of us if one side is just telling the other side, without a give-and-take. That doesn't create the most receptive environment.

    I think part of it is thinking of...
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    His enthusiasm was so much fun ... here's to OB...

    His enthusiasm was so much fun ... here's to OB enjoying a well-earned rest! :)
  19. Sounds good. :yes: Congratulations on your new...

    Sounds good. :yes:

    Congratulations on your new job! :)
  20. I know you have good intentions ... Well,...

    I know you have good intentions ...



    Well, I think this is what made people think you had some baggage you were thinking of unloading in the resignation letter you were asking about ...


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  21. The body of your resignation letter reads: "I...

    The body of your resignation letter reads:

    "I am resigning my position effective __[date of at least two weeks]___ ."

    That's it.

    Never, ever put reasons or anything negative in a resignation...
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    Send him on to someone who will adore him! :yes:...

    Send him on to someone who will adore him! :yes: [sell, of course]

    It sounds like you've given him a great start, and with his quiet temperament, can place him with a junior or an ammy who matches...
  23. That's good that they are still considering you -...

    That's good that they are still considering you - sounds like a good chance you'll be offered something else!

    I am not clear - have you discussed directly with New Company HR that your DH is...
  24. ^^^ This. :)

    ^^^ This. :)
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    Kudos to Lucinda for protecting Brit from...

    Kudos to Lucinda for protecting Brit from suffering, and allowing her a brave and dignified passing. So unfortunate, and yet not so bad, to have been feeling good and on the field doing what she...
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