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I Love Being Retired

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 27 People

    Retirement Can Be Great

    Why do i like retirement? Not just because it means staying in bed a bit longer but it means the freedom you have of no longer working for someone else unless of course one works for themselves. Retirement for me means I can play my piano for example with out the...
    silvertop silvertop 66-70, M 2 Responses Jan 21, 2009

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    Retirement Is All It Is Cracked Up To Be And Then Some

    I have been happily retired nearly 5 years now, and they have been the best years of my life, health issues aside.  When I retired, I was burned to a crisp, after years of stress and bulls**t at my place of employment.  My DH and I are free to travel around the world...
    imkandy imkandy 66-70, F 1 Response Sep 8, 2010

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    No More Work Reviews.

    It has been 1 year since I retired.It was not because I wanted to but because I had 2 supervisers that wanted me out .Because of this, things became very strained in my house.I was on disability and social security.The depression that hit me was harsh.I had worked for this...
    aristolochea aristolochea 66-70, F 4 Responses Oct 14, 2009

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    Retired But More Alive Than Ever Before

      It's a funny thing about being retired.  It opens up time and space in your life to do countless things you have been dreaming of for years.  You also have a collection of family and friends that have increased over the years, and so now they call on you ...
    tillygraywriter tillygraywriter 61-65, F 6 Responses Jan 23, 2010

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    Much Better Than I Thought

    When I became disabled in 1990, I was terrified that I'd never be able to work again. For years I fought with my doctor, protesting that I had to go back to work, I'd shrivel up and blow away like a tumbleweed if I couldn't work. The answer was always the same: "You're not ready...
    sugarfooties sugarfooties 66-70 9 Responses Jan 26, 2010

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    This Is My Life Now

    I spent 34 years teaching college level courses.It was a love/hate career. I loved the flexible hours, the pay and the benefits and being the center of attention in the classroom and imparting my knowledge to students who wanted it. I hated the bureaucracy of my former college...
    SunsetAndy SunsetAndy 61-65 Nov 24, 2012

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    pbrocks pbrocks 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 20

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    …and I never get bored of myself or hate myself... I love being myself at all times; perhaps I am a little narcissistic... Oh well, better than self hating, no? Although I don't...
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    I am afraid to tell this special person. We have been together over a year and I love when he tickles me, but he doesn't know I love it. I want to tell him so bad but I'm scared of...
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    Years ago I never would have guessed that I would love being fat and out of shape. Now, I'm excited about how out of shape I am. I love when my friends tease me for it. I love it...
    growingfeedeeJess growingfeedeeJess 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    So today we had a day off from school, and I decided to eat everything fattening in the house. I can feel my huge belly now, it's super heavy and it's hard to move at the moment...
    peculiarghostly peculiarghostly 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    I love being a mommy to my babies and the help of my mom & dad sister and brother in-law.
    V11579 V11579 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    I love being single, it feels good to not worry about relationship problems. I have more time to be me and do me. Life has opened up for me. I feel it's a waste of time chasing...
    sfdrboy sfdrboy 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    my room is my life I love being in room I rather be in there then be in a club
    jovorrism jovorrism 16-17, M Jan 13

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    My room is where I find solitude. It is where I can write, watch a movie, read a good book, chat with friends, drink coffee, do my puzzle, lie down lazily.. Just there lie down...
    brokenscarred brokenscarred 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    Don't get me wrong I love being a submissive but I joined these experience groups to do just that see others experience not to be preyed upon by 'Doms' and I use the term loosely...
    s3iaf10614 s3iaf10614 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I'm independent but I'm not a woman. I joined this group to write a post about my lover. While it's true I'm independent, she, I believe is more so. We seldom are different from...
    Bound2You Bound2You 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Being pregnant is so magical even if I got pregnant by accident and I really wasn't ready I'm finally happy to be a new mom I can't wait to be a great mom. I do miss being able...
    DreamOnBeautiful DreamOnBeautiful 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    If someone told this single bachelor in his twenties that one of the most satisfying feelings in the world is providing and making lunch for your kids I would never have believed...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I love have a man dominate me during a wrestling match, being controlled, owning me, make me submit or I love getting pinned.
    Smellyjeans Smellyjeans 46-50, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Show me you love me in every way you know how.Let me do the same for you.You are my reason for being.I will make sure you are loved.You will have no question.Forget the words and I...
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    I absolutely adore waking up every morning knowing I'm a gay man! I used to run from my feelings but now I embrace them fully, I'm gay and so very proud of it! There's nothing...
    CW3185 CW3185 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 1

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    I have never really new how much of a thrill it is to be called fatty or piggy. Till I was talking to someone I here and she I was being a good piggy and to keep it up fatty. I...
    Chubbyhubby230 Chubbyhubby230 31-35, M Jan 1

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    Ive always liked being pied but shaving cream is my favorite;i love how it smears and feels. Anyone wanna make me into big snowman? :)
    pleasepieme92 pleasepieme92 22-25 1 Response Jan 2

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    Love people seeing me being naked.
    samsenate samsenate 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    Decided to make an update, sooo im around the 310-15lb mark right now, which is a huge gain from before, ive had to buy all new clothes because im too fat, funny story, there are...
    bigfatboy13 bigfatboy13 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    It is so much fun! I love belonging to someone and being spoiled and taken care of. The best part is knowing they are satisfied because of me! <3 xoxoxoxoxoxo
    southernlips southernlips 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    water is wear I can really relax. being on the water or on the water in my kayak or surfboard got me through a really bad spate of depression it let me put everything out of my...
    kerrmit84 kerrmit84 26-30, M Jan 4

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    I'll be honest, it's not easy! Especially when you have a child with mental illness. But, being a mom is the most important thing I will ever do, and nothing has brought me more...
    SavannahAnsley SavannahAnsley 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    This has nothing to do with being a DJ but one night out with the guys at BDubs, we were in the bar and most everyone there was listing to a melange of rap and or the new age...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Jan 9

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    My second grandchild is being born today super excited
    xshilx xshilx 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    i actually dont like being in my room sometimes.Because i get lonely and scared...
    ilovecatsforever777 ilovecatsforever777 13-15, F Jan 12

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    I can't think of any better way to enjoy being out in the sun or in the pool. Why would anyone want to wear something outside on a beautiful sunny day...
    pj83 pj83 41-45, M 4 Responses Jan 13

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    Yesterday I didn't leave my house once being lazy all I did was lay in my bed and eat and eat and now today I can see more fat on me.
    chubbywomen chubbywomen 18-21, F 10 Responses Jan 13

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    It's very nice being tall so I can help people get things down for short people especially women
    luvps luvps 31-35, M Jan 19

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    I have always adored being tickled, it's my absolute favorite! I haven't ever met anyone who was a really good tickler, nor have I been tied up and tickled, which has been a dream...
    pleaseticklemyfeet pleaseticklemyfeet 22-25, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Love getting messages in my box.. Due to my working I can't be online all of the time.! But love it when i stop for a bit, I can quickly jump on EP and catch up :-)
    Onefrog1979 Onefrog1979 31-35, M Jan 3

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    I'm playing piano for my niece and she wants me to play "let it go" by frozen. She loves that movie and every time I'm playing she likes to sit next to me and watch. She follows me...
    Angelmariexo Angelmariexo 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 7

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    I love my room, i just need to get it a few more things like a nightstand, couch/love seat, coffee table, shelves, and more posters. Maybe after tax season I'll get all the stuff...
    smokebombtom smokebombtom 18-21, M Jan 16

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    Olympic Dreams (continued) How much does Los Angeles love the Olympics? There actually was a celebration at the coliseum for the 25th anniversary of the 1984 LA Olympics in 2009...
    lovingone lovingone 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm really bored and would love to chat with people so feel free to message me (:
    kenzieyeah kenzieyeah 16-17, F Dec 30, 2014

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    Damn I got a call last minute to do a set at this place called taste & thirst downtown. I said yes because I love deejaying and making people dance. I was suppose to do a party but...
    jonnygoode74 jonnygoode74 36-40, M Dec 31, 2014

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    I love reading and responding to messages *wink wink*
    allsummer allsummer 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 2

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    Love getting inboxes when I log on here so please feel free to send a inbox :)
    spankedteenager spankedteenager 18-21, M Jan 3

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    I love feet if u want to send me a pic message me plz
    smicka111 smicka111 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 4

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    I love crossing my legs and feeling my huge belly fall into my lap ^_^
    peculiarghostly peculiarghostly 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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