He still custom forges iron work in his workshop every day.
He’s been at it for 74 years — since he was 10-years-old — with no plans to retire any time soon.
In today’s Friday random video for dentists, Harriss shares is stories of how he worked 12 hour days fixing aircraft, creating railings, forging ornamental iron pieces, and working on steam engines and aircraft.
You’ll note how he dresses for a job he loves.
This video is slowly going viral on YouTube, which shows the power of a simple story in video — something a dentist could easily replicate, sharing instead, life as a dentist.
Click on Play to watch this short video with blacksmith, Fred Harris —
Dentists, do you feel about dentistry, the way Harris feels about being a blacksmith?