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Old 11-09-2009, 08:20 AM   #1
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Want2retire is retired!

I used to be known as Want2retire on this forum, but today is my retirement day so I had my username changed. Since so many people call me W2R for short, it seemed like a good choice. Besides, "Wonderful2Retire" is just too long to suit me!

I have completed my "to do" list here at work and have erased it off my whiteboard. All I have left to do is to turn in my badge, parking permit, and exit clearance on the way out the door.

It is SO FANTASTIC to make a long term plan and to finally implement it! I really appreciate the support all of you have given me through the years.

And as for the inevitable "How does it feel?":

!!! !!!
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:21 AM   #2
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Heartfelt congratulations! Enjoy!
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:23 AM   #3
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What? I didn't realize you were going to retire.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:26 AM   #4
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YEE HAW, as we say in Texas...
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:26 AM   #5
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You'll love it! Enjoy.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:28 AM   #6
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Congratulations.

Will the "Want2retire" name be up for auction? Could be some stiff competition for that one.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:29 AM   #7
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:33 AM   #8
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YEE HAW, as we say in Texas...
Ditto from me!
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:39 AM   #9
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So happy for you! Wishing you and Frank much joy
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:45 AM   #10
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Congratulations!!! But, what are you gonna do all day?

Surely you will miss crunching numbers.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:47 AM   #11
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Congrats! How big is the smile. Guess W2R could stand for wise2retire.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:48 AM   #12
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Good for you, love it when a plan comes together.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:50 AM   #13
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Congrats! Awesome to reach such a big goal.

I like the new user name but very glad you didn't change your avatar
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:53 AM   #14
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Congrats!! I want to know if your countdown clock counting days to go was automated or did you, with glee and eager anticipation, do that manually every day. Better grab some rocks so you don't float away in exhilaration. Enjoy!
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:56 AM   #15
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I used to be known as Want2retire on this forum, but today is my retirement day so I had my username changed. Since so many people call me W2R for short, it seemed like a good choice. Besides, "Wonderful2Retire" is just too long to suit me!

I have completed my "to do" list here at work and have erased it off my whiteboard. All I have left to do is to turn in my badge, parking permit, and exit clearance on the way out the door.

It is SO FANTASTIC to make a long term plan and to finally implement it! I really appreciate the support all of you have given me through the years.

And as for the inevitable "How does it feel?":

!!! !!!
They let you off work already?!?! You posted at 8:20 am!

CONGRATULATIONS!

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Old 11-09-2009, 08:58 AM   #16
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Very modern new name, W2R--like KFC became the new official name for that poultry place, but yours is more intriguing.

Welcome to the club. I hope you don't have too much trouble completing all the initiation procedures now that you're "in"
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Old 11-09-2009, 09:10 AM   #17
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Hip, hip, hip hooray
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Old 11-09-2009, 09:14 AM   #18
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How exciting. Enjoy yourself.
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Old 11-09-2009, 09:15 AM   #19
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Whoopeee! Congrats.



heh heh heh - now whadda gonna do all day? .
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Old 11-09-2009, 09:16 AM   #20
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Heartfelt congratulations! Nice going.

So, is your house on the market yet?
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