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Independence Day 2016

Soulard District - Saint Louis
Soulard District – Saint Louis

Sunday will mark completion of the seventh year since I retired from transportation. It was a risky decision.

Nonetheless, my blood pressure immediately dropped into the normal range, and I began engaging differently in society with results that mattered more than pursuit of monetary compensation from a private company. Outcomes weren’t always positive, but are they ever?

This Independence Day weekend affirms that decision was the right one. It is a time to enact the future and it begins close to home.