Hello, everyone. My name is Phil and I'm from the great state of Alabama. I stumbled on this site a while back and have visited often. What a cool site! I'm 40 yrs old and the older I get, the more I…Continue
"The fun is just beginning. You will now be able to participate in Raisings as younger brothers come up. Being raised is great but being able to see the work and participate is something that will never get old.
Congrats on being raised.
"Congrats, guys, on your degrees or gaining the admission into freemasonry.
I was raised to MM a year and a half ago. I know the proficiency stone cold but I have not given it back yet. I am currently teaching it to my brother who has been a MM for…"
"Thanks. And no I have never slept with a dip but I have dozed off for a few minutes with one. You got me there! Have you ever needed a dip before a trip to the john and then nearly mess yourself because you couldn't find your can?"
"Hi Chris. I have successfully quit snuff. I dipped for many years and I absolutely loved it. I was 40 yrs old at the time. It was Dec 31, 2011 and I decided that I was too old and had been using for way too long. I decided that I no longer wanted to…"
"I found the sight after I had grown a beard. Not just any beard but a man beard! Not quite Duck Dynasty style but it was well on its way. Anyhow, I was looking for tips on how to take care of it; washing, conditioning, and trimming etc. Low and…"
This is a place where you can come to discuss cigars, drinks, food, and music. If you have a suggestion on a favorite scotch or maybe you need help finding a good cigar, this is the place for you. Gentlemen, welcome to The Lounge.
I've just joined Manliness and don't see a group dedicated to cigar aficionados.Any cigar smokers out there? Let's share experiences, nice smokes, etc.Looking forward to hearing from all of you!See More
"The current issue of Forbes magazine has an article about management expenses/loads for retirement accounts. 401(k) matches are certainly not as common as mainstream media would lead people to believe. Whenever I've been offered a…"
"Class thing, and your feelings about risk. Our emergency/unemployment is 6 months' expenses, a pretty typical rule of thumb from financial advisers. We'll never need it instantly, but we sure want it there even when stocks have…"
"No it is not selfish. All Christians should pray for a spouse, and God is pleased that you would come to Him with such a serious and life changing issue. He is much better at finding you someone than a matchmaker, a personals column or some online…"
Hey all,In an effort to both get my feet wet with fountain pens and to improve my handwriting, I purchased a Lamy Safari (I also have the refillable doohicky and a bottle of Quink) as well as the book "Write Now" by Getty/Dubay. The book was recommended in this group in an older discussion, that's why I bought it. While my handwriting isn't too bad by most people's standards, I'd like it to be excellent. I often take notes and when writing as fast as I can, my handwriting quickly becomes hard…See More
"With you getting your priorities right with God and praying for His highest and best for you in all areas of your life, including a wife, I believe He will begin to put thing sin motion that will bring the two of you together. There is nothing…"