Feel lost, feel forgotten, feel you are no longer needed.
by Richard Smith
(Polokwane, South Africa)
It took me a year to come to terms with which I'd been familiar all my life. Then I realized, I'm the same guy I was before I retired, what's new.
Nothing has changed even though I thought the world was now different. Don't kid yourself pal. You were great then, and nothing has changed.
You're the same person you were yesterday, last year, last decade, the world has always survived without you, but had become a better place because of your involvement. Why stop that now.
No, no, no. Carry on pal, you're as relevant now as you ever were...