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the blue collar worker

forty-four years after high school
before one can 
retire and enjoy life

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  1. Date: 6/28/2013 9:09:00 AM
    I know a lot of people who were forced into retirement in a shorter time than forty-four years. Your writing makes a reader aware of his or her circumstances.