A generation gap has closed. My grandfather passed yesterday. With that event, the last of his cohort in my family is gone. No one from that level of the family tree survives. That cog in the wheel has turned over.
"There’s never enough time to do all the nothing you want."
-Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes
I like to think Calvin never grew up, finished school, got a job and became a typical adult. Instead, Calvin was Peter Pan for my generation.
After leaving the corporate world, the central question is, 'am I different person in retirement?' At least for the blog post I was reading, where various retirees were commenting about their experiences. Even a person who had not retired yet,