Tag Archives: retirement

PAYING TAXES/RECEIVING BENEFITS/AND OTHER MUSINGS

HEY YOUNG FELLOW, YOU GOING TO BE ABLE TO PAY FOR YOUR GRANDMA AND YOU? My first retirement (teacher’s) began 29 years ago; my second (social security) about 25 years ago.  I remember when I had to start paying SS … Continue reading

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RETIREMENT PLAN

“Best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry…”  Robert Burns Fifty-four-year-old Benny had been janitor in the old Watcalf Building for thirty-six years.  No job; can’t retire.   He knows this place; it has all the necessities for home – … Continue reading

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NEW MONDAY

I love Mondays.  That has not always been true.  Like many others, I began Monday Misery on Sunday night.  So in this acrostic, I’m speaking for myself and relishing retirement.   I rue “yesterday’s” Mondays that were not fully appreciated – … Continue reading

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