slow reaction…

come spring I’m gonna build somethin’…,the old man said…,out in the garage…all that wood I got…maybe some bookshelves…or a table…,he slurrped his Pepsi…,
your brother and Jenny want me to sell my tools…don’t they…you can’t get nothin’ for used tools…people don’t ‘preciate it…they want it for free…

Johnny said he could get you a pretty fair price for that Shopsmith and that table-saw…

Johnny and’ Jenny don’t know a damn thing ’bout woodworking…tools…they want me to get rid of my babies…

yea…you need the money pop…

can’t just get rid of my children like that…routers…jigsaws…drill-bits…

you can’t take it with ya’ dad…

where am I goin’…

we talked ’bout this…

oh yea…you and them want me in some kinda’ nursing home…where they feed me and wipe my ass…real dignified like….

you don’t think it’s time…

all I want is to work with my hands again…be a man…turn the radio on out in the garage an’ get those blades to cuttin’…

too dangerous pop…your timing’s off these days…same reason you can’t drive…

slow reaction huh…

slow reaction…

when they plan on puttin’ me away…

just waitin for the waiver pop…Medicaid…

oh…I see…couple of months…could be December…

this is April pop…more like May…

what…no Thanksgiving this year…

you can visit on Thanksgiving…

next week right…

it’s April dad…it’s April…

you’re shittin’ me…

no pop…it’s April…

pretty soon I can get out in the shop…build some bookcases for ya’…I’d like to do that…

we’ll see pop…we’ll see…

Johnny an’ Jenny outta’ town…

no…they’re here…he’s stopin’ by to let a guy look at your tools…

long as he’s just lookin’….long as he’s just lookin’…

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