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Old 07-10-2006, 08:16 PM   #1
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I'm afraid to say this ... only 4 days to go until FIRE ... I don't think I really believe it. I think someone will rush into my office and say "You are too valuable to leave; we will raise your salary to $220K." I can honestly say I would still leave. I can not think of a dollar amount that would compel me to stay. That is how precious I now believe life is.


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Old 07-11-2006, 08:34 AM   #2
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Four days! Man, I thought I would retire before you. Guess not.

So are you doing any actual work? Avoiding or looking forward to parties?



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Old 07-11-2006, 08:40 AM   #3
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Four days!* Man, I thought I would retire before you. Guess not.*

So are you doing any actual work?* * Avoiding or looking forward to parties?*



Martha, what's stopping you? I thought you were good to go at any time.
You feathering the nest or just can't give up the work?
What are you waiting for?

I thought you would have been retired and on the road by now.
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I have found the part time work nice.* I do the work I enjoy and give away what I don't like. The money beats any other part time job I could think of.* I am gone a lot.* *Work an average of 60 to 80 hours a month.* So I have been sticking around.* *

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Sorry Dex for the hijack.

I am glad that you are able to let go.
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Four days! Man, I thought I would retire before you. Guess not.
So are you doing any actual work? Avoiding or looking forward to parties?
Martha,
I'm there a few hours every day to train my replacement. I'll post my thoughts on Friday.
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I have found the part time work nice.
Congrats, Dex. Enjoy.

Martha, what have you found to be about the right amount of part time to give you a good balance?
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