Some plans just don’t work out. As a 16-year-old Piper Cub pilot and wannabe astronaut, for instance, my plan was to live fast and die young. Perhaps I would come back to Earth as a heroic cinder from a failed moon mission. Whatever, there would be no need for this long-term-planning stuff.
Didn’t happen. Indeed, I turned 73 yesterday. Can you believe it? I mean, who knew?
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