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Purposeful retiring—at any age

From the August 19, 2019 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


Whether we’re dreading retirement or approaching it with a heart full of cherished hopes and dreams, our concept of it is generally centered around one thing: removing ourselves from work. The word typically refers to leaving one’s job; its synonyms, however, include seclusion, loneliness, isolation, privacy, obscurity—a state which may leave something to be desired!   Thankfully, there is a broader sense of retirement that is worth considering.