When he told her that he wanted to build furniture for a living, she supported him. After the accident, he hadn’t been able to go back to his old job, and she could see how unhappy he was. She thought the change would do him good.
He converted the garage into a workshop, and purchased a bunch of new tools. The investment concerned her, but soon he was turning out beautiful creations and they sold quickly.
But as time went by, he spent more and more time working alone and brooding. She realized that woodworking was just his coping mechanism.