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Thomas Rydder

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I was born in 1957 in a small town in Western Pennsylvania that had — and still has — one traffic light. There wasn’t a whole lot to do there, and we had few neighbors, so I learned to play quite a bit of make-believe – soldiers, cowboys and Indians, that kind of thing. At the same time, I loved to read and watch old movies.
On Saturdays, my dad played in a country western band, and I stayed up to wait for him. It was during that stretch that I discovered the horror movie. You know the ones I mean. Karloff, Chaney, Lee. The masters, right?
Fast forward 40 years. I’m now a senior designer and Cad manager for an civil engineering firm near Saratoga Springs, New York with my lovely wife, our pug Luke, and our hound Lady.
Since childhood, I
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Thomas Rydder Thanks, Lilian...

Just a simple country boy, and wouldn't have it any other way.
How are things with you?


Lilian Thanks for adding me as a friend, Thomas. You have an interesting bio.
Cheers!
Lilian J.


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