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Hal sounds like a nice guy. Sadly, the way he spends his money I'm guessing he'll be forced back into the workplace within two years.

This was the same reaction I had. Hal seems to be feeling guilty and strangely uncomfortable about his good fortune, and his lack of enthusiasm and motivation seem close to depression.

This story sounds like some I've read in the newspapers about lottery winners who wind up broke a few years down the road. Without some sound money management techniques, Hal isn't going to have an easy time staying retired.

Pat
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