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    Default 10 Years forward

    What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?
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    Working as a full time inspector/investgator, hopefully with the same department, and living the quite life with my lovely wife. That is, if we can get the kids (14 & 15) out of the house by then
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    Getting ready to retire and getting the hell out of the cold. Florida here I come.

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    "I see myself celebrating the 10 year anniversary of you asking me this question."


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    Default Me...

    Maybe still in the FD or retired out playing cards and
    making adult movies. Who knows...

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    Laying back, thinking of all the good times I had over the years. On the other hand being ant food or taking care of widows!!


    Stay Safe and Well Out There....

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    Polishing a shot gun on my front porch with some friends an awful lot. My daughter would be turning 18
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    Still feeling young enough to carreer downhill very quickly on a mountain bike
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    Wondering why I didn't retire 10 years ago.
    Wondering why we can't get the Middle East straightened out.
    Wondering why we still use gasoline in our cars at $127.00 a gallon.
    Wondering why we elected the Olsen twins as President and V.P.
    Wondering why all those people didn't leave California before "The Big One"
    Wondering what ever happened to Bin Laden
    And, of course, having a Scotch and listening to Alvin Lee
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    I still hope to be on the Fire Department.
    I also want to Have my own side business up and running by then.
    ATV Trail Guide
    Have the House Paid off. Only 140 more monthly payments to go, though I have been paying extra most month's.
    have some kids running around the house driving me nuts.
    and last but not least be able to look at my wife and tell her that I love her more Today than I did yesterday. for still being by my side.

    I think that would work for me.

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    Originally posted by cfdeng3
    Getting ready to retire and getting the hell out of the cold. Florida here I come.

    Oh no, not another one
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    With no more grey hairs than i have now. My boy will 15 and hope he is not causing me the greef i did my mother.

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    Hopefully finally settled down with a wife and kids, still hopefully on the job, either FD or EMS. Looking forward to my midlife crisis. Gearing up to sit with Bones on the porch for when my (future, if I have one) daughter gets to "dating age".
    The comments made by me are my opinions only, not of the Fire and EMS services I am affiliated with.

    I have lost my mind..has anyone seen it? it's not worth much..but it's mine

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    Working in either a burn unit, trauma surgery, or emergency medicine, living in a nice place, out of debt, riding my Cannondale down some sweet single track, and laughing at my wife's quirky jokes.

    Oh yeah, I'll finally have my house and it will be paid off by then too.
    "Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like." Will Rogers

    The borrower is slave to the lender. Proverbs 22:7 - Debt free since 10/5/2009.

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    Aw GEEEZ.... Twin 16 Yr old Girls.

    Polishing a shot gun on my front porch with some friends an awful lot. My daughter.....
    Bones, Looks like we'll both be keeping our shotguns well kept!!

    And an 18 Yr old Boy. now I reminice of that time in my life..... Damn, somebody pass me a BC powder.
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    Originally posted by spearsm
    Aw GEEEZ.... Twin 16 Yr old Girls.



    Bones, Looks like we'll both be keeping our shotguns well kept!!

    And an 18 Yr old Boy. now I reminice of that time in my life..... Damn, somebody pass me a BC powder.
    You know how it is at that age young, dumb and full of cum

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    I think we are going to need to form a support group!
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    I once read this:

    "Daughters are punishment to their fathers for their actions as a teenager."

    Basically the more of a hellian you were growing up, the more grief your daughters are going to give you while they are growing up.
    "Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like." Will Rogers

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    "As Americans we must always remember that we all have a common enemy, an enemy that is dangerous, powerful and relentless. I refer, of course, to the federal government." - Dave Barry

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    Oh no, not another one
    Oh yeah!!! I believe it is a law in RI that when I retire, I must spend at least the winter months in Florida. I will be moving down there for good. I plan on talking my kids into looking into college there so that won't be an issue. My cousin went to college there and never came back up. He lives is Safety Harbor now. I think it is near Tampa.

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    Preparing for my retirement
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