We always said
we were going to spend some of our retirement living
overseas. About the time we decided we were
not prepared to make that change - the government
(lack of) leadership and ethics have just about
convinced us that we need to put this option back on
the table. We are conservatives but have to
say that all politicians (both sides) seem to be
self serving, liars and cheats. That is any
politician above the local level. How did we
vote? The American way - by secret ballot.
I am going to
write a novel. Goodness knows I read enough - both
good and bad. I think one reason I would love
to write - I could do it at home and even on the
beach. So hang on - someday you may get to say "I
knew her when".
There is a
group of us "my age" that want to write a book about
how certain women get on our nerves, embarrass us
and just basically make us want to slap them.
One of the proposed chapters: Buying a crown
at Walmart does not make you a princess. Hey if we
wait a few years we can title book "Soapbox for
Micky has a
countdown on his phone showing the day he can walk
away and say "out of here." However his new
position is challenging and completely different
than anything he has done in the past. He said
he thinks he will enjoy it even more when he goes to
work AND he doesn't have to be there.
I would love to
have my travel agents license and offer seminars on
"how to travel". In the meantime I'm planning on
documenting my travel hints and tips on the web.
Someday there will be a link right here that will
take you to my travel web site - like I said,
We would like to
take all of our kiddos to Mexico or on a cruise.
We would like to introduce the
grandkids to the wonders of a beautiful beach. We
admit it would be wonderful to know our kiddos will
someday get to see and do amazing things. We hope they
have the opportunity to enjoy their own travel
As for Micky,
well he would like to do Tech football one year.
That is make each and every game - home and away.
Then pick a year and do that for the men's
Since we neither
one are dishonest enough to run for public office
and get elected (oh those golden parachutes) - - - fulfillment of our
dreams will depend on our luck at the lottery.