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New Chapter - Deja vu

Saturday, May 26, 2018

this has more to do with state of mind than physical health or activity, but in less than two months, I'll be retired from the company I've worked for 37 years. I know it's time, although I'm only 58. It's time to do something else.

And while all these webinars and I participate in point out that there are much more opportunities for retirees these days than ever before, I always question, what's next for me? But today, at our Memorial Day parade, just talking to friends I realized that there are others out there that I can reach out to in the not-for profit sector, that may be able to help.

Always remember folks, you're not alone. I remember when my father had a stroke, and I felt the world caving in on me, that people shared their experiences with me, and I realized that I wasn't alone.

Deja vu.
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  • DEBTEVELDAHL
    You are not alone !! You've made good friends, been a good friend to others and are on your way to a grand retirement. You are one of the most encouraging people that I know. Your journey is not a solitary one. We are with you in friendship and health !! Walk into your future with hope and joy.
    1077 days ago
  • CHUBBYNOMORE3
    emoticon You are never alone, my friend. If we just reach out, we will find that others were reaching out for us too. Shared interests and common goals, shared experiences, and shared opinions bring us all closer together. It has been a pleasure being a ROWDY REBEL with you and after my hiatus (for my back) I will see you in the fall, God willing. I will be checking out everyone's progress during the Summer. SUCCEED at all you do! emoticon
    1077 days ago
  • LPORTER2015
    You are so right - You are not alone - My husband will retire from Ford Motor Company when he is 54 years old ( 8 more years ) - Planning is key and it sounds like you have some additional resources to look into as well. - Good luck to you!
    1077 days ago
  • KALISWALKER
    I think when you retire earlier you live longer.
    1077 days ago
  • WALLAHALLA
    I'm envious. I am so looking forward to retirement. Just a few more years...
    1077 days ago
  • ANNIE1114
    I hope everything works out for you.
    1077 days ago
  • YOUNG-AT-HEART
    Wish you all the best!
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    1077 days ago
  • PGHMIMI1
    Thanks for sharing this! Very encouraging!
    1077 days ago
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