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Old 08-22-2014, 03:45 PM   #21
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Old 08-22-2014, 03:53 PM   #22
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Huge congrats!!
Ditto! When I decided I was leaving and turned in my paperwork, I had no second thoughts so I knew it was the right decision. You will love retirement. I was a little teary at the moment of departure but I see the handful of folks who were my social friends on a regular basis.
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Old 08-22-2014, 04:18 PM   #23
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Old 08-22-2014, 04:29 PM   #24
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Old 08-22-2014, 04:40 PM   #25
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Old 08-22-2014, 06:47 PM   #26
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Old 08-22-2014, 06:53 PM   #27
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Old 08-22-2014, 07:05 PM   #28
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If you are like us, you will be euphoric for at least the next 12 months. After that you will experience a sense of peace that will last forever. Congratulations!
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Old 08-22-2014, 07:16 PM   #29
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I'm so happy for you!

I have to say, it's such a cool feeling to be so happy for someone I don't know!
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Old 08-22-2014, 09:44 PM   #30
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Congratulations! Wing it all you want when it comes to how you spend your time. You've earned it, in every sense.


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Old 08-22-2014, 10:04 PM   #31
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Many good wishes for you! Now get out there and have fun!
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:51 AM   #32
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Old 08-24-2014, 10:52 PM   #34
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Outstanding news!! Congrats! You earned your freedom. Be sure to keep the rest of us posted on your feelings as you transition to freedom. Im smiling at your post while getting ready for another week in the salt mine..........

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Old 08-25-2014, 09:55 AM   #35
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Old 08-25-2014, 10:01 AM   #36
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Congratulations and best of luck in your new "career"!
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Old 08-25-2014, 04:21 PM   #37
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Congrats and enjoy! Good luck with the packing and move.
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Old 08-28-2014, 03:55 PM   #38
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Thank you all for the continued good wishes. I cannot believe the first week is already in the bag......And I have accomplished a whole lot of nothing except laying by the pool...
It really does all just feel right. I have no second thoughts or regrets. I am a little concerned still over the transition to a fixed income. But we will take it one step at a time
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Old 08-28-2014, 09:22 PM   #39
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Congratulations! Very awesome. I have 45 work days remaining... I can barely contain my excitement. I think when I leave for the last time, I'm going to stop at the front entrance and take a picture of the rear view mirror. That will be a memory I want to keep for a very, very, very long time.

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