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Old 04-27-2010, 10:23 AM   #21
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However, I am getting an uneasy feeling about this. I guess the test will come when I need to ask for time off again. I really enjoy the job and the people, but I am not going to limit my life because of an $8.50 per hour part-time job. There are definitely pros and cons when talking about work.

That is why I decided to sell on ebay instead of taking one of the many part time nursing jobs that were offered . I wanted the flexibility . I just returned from a trip to visit my daughter and next week I'm leaving on an eight day cruise . I just remove my items from ebay and re list when I return . I have no interest in a regularly scheduled job especially if I have to get out of my PJ's to do it .

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Old 04-27-2010, 07:52 PM   #22
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Maybe I need to talk to you about how one gets started selling on ebay. I really would not know how to even get started. I have only bought one thing off of ebay several years ago and have only been to ebay a couple of times. It sounds like I am missing out.

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Old 04-27-2010, 08:10 PM   #23
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Originally Posted by piano88 View Post
Eighteen months in this job, were absolutely right! I must have been out of my mind.
You were just being practical. You said you hoped to try ER #2 at age 55, so does that mean you only have 18 months to go? If that's the case, then you're almost there

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