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Author: Chana18 Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 19483  
Subject: Almost 70... Date: 4/14/2000 11:33 PM
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Love the Fools... Totally agree with Buy and Hold... And yet, and yet... 70th birthday looms in September... How long can I hold??? Do I think of my investments strictly in terms of my grandchildren, or do I dare hope that on my 75th I can skim some small cream for... what??? Diamond earrings??? First Edition Virginia Woolf??? Six weeks in Paris???
Is the Buy and Hold concept one that simply isn't in the cards for a Newish Fool (two years' investing on my own)(was running ahead 78% for the two years... until today...)(OK, so should be happy to find myself at 41% ahead... or whatever [refuse to check again].. however, it was such a heady ride)(non-Foolish flight of fantasy there... back to earth) What are other 70-year-olds doing/going to do now???
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