asher63 (asher63) wrote,
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The view from 55.

So I've attained the magical age of 55 years. Hey, it's both a Fibonacci number and a triangular number!

Looking back, the hardest thing to think about is all the connections with people that I haven't kept up as well as I should have. What gives me hope and encouragement is finding a deeper, stronger sense of purpose as I grow older, as the distractions fall away into the background.

Going forward, I mean to focus on the things that matter most.
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