Retirement Thoughts
June 30, 2004
Wednesday, July 04, 2007
  Enjoying the holiday - New goals

I am starting my fourth year of retirement, and enjoying the July 4th holiday. Despite a long bout with the flu, I have reviewed quite a bit of the "stuff" I have accumulated over the years, and discarded a significant portion of it. Even though the material is neatly organized, and stored, it is still clutter if you don't need it. The days of being a "pack rat" are over. I intend to continue my review until everything in my house has been looked at, and hopefully the majority of it discarded. Other than loosing weight, this "everything review" is my priority retirement goal.

I have fallen into a schediule of getting to bed around 4AM, and getting up between 11AM and noon. I want to start getting to bed before 2 AM, and getting up around 9 AM.

 
I am 98% sure I will be retiring on June 30, 2004, the last day to qualify for the retirement incentive of an extra 5 years added to your age or years of service. Update - I did take the retirement on June 30, 2004. This will be my second retirement. I retired in November 1992, again taking advantage of a retirement incentive. This retirement will be different; I will be 57 and the do not anticipate being employed full time again.

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