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    I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    I am 32. Married, great wife who I love to death, good job, house, cars, etc, etc etc. Yet, I still don't necessarily feel like I know what my ultimate calling in life is going to be, career wise.

    Am I the only one in this boat? I feel like I am spinning my wheels. I really want to do something I am passionate about, but I don't know what that is yet.

    Sorry for the sappy-***ed post, but I wanted some other perspectives.

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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    I'm about to be 31 and am waiting to grow up and find what I want to do. I just know I'm not doing it right now.


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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    I know what I want to do, but a whole lot of things have to happen to make that reality.

    But right now, I'd say it's clear to me that I'm not doing it.


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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    This is Friday afternoon. Have you been imbibing?

    I think sometimes we're waiting for a thunderbolt and lightning strike, and we don't recognize the gentle rain that's been here all along.

    BTW, I'm still wondering. And you were born after I graduated from high school. So you might have a lot more thinking to do.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    Quote Originally Posted by Ms3r4ISU View Post
    This is Friday afternoon. Have you been imbibing?

    I think sometimes we're waiting for a thunderbolt and lightning strike, and we don't recognize the gentle rain that's been here all along.

    BTW, I'm still wondering. And you were born after I graduated from high school. So you might have a lot more thinking to do.
    Very nice post! I like the gentle rain part especially!



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    33. Same boat.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    28 same boat but decided to do something bout it as of a month ago and went back to school. I couldnt take it where im at now in my job



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    37 and I'm not sure what I'm looking for.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    Thanks folks, it helps to know I am not alone.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    There's a group for this. It's called CF.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    I did have on beer at lunch today, but other than that, I am sober as a judge.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    I did have on beer at lunch today, but other than that, I am sober as a judge.
    A conservative judge or a liberal judge?


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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    You know, maybe if you took words from these replies and set them to music, you could create a top ten tune. And then you could have an audio signature.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    Our high school guidance counselor used to ask us what you'd do if you had a million dollars and you didn't have to work. And invariably what you'd say was supposed to be your career. So, if you wanted to fix old cars then you're supposed to be an auto mechanic.
    I never had an answer. I guess that's why I'm working at Initech.



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    Re: I don't know what I want to do when I grow up

    Quote Originally Posted by tiberius View Post
    Our high school guidance counselor used to ask us what you'd do if you had a million dollars and you didn't have to work. And invariably what you'd say was supposed to be your career. So, if you wanted to fix old cars then you're supposed to be an auto mechanic.
    I never had an answer. I guess that's why I'm working at Initech.
    No, you're working at Initech because that question is ******** to begin with. If everyone listened to her, there'd be no janitors, because no one would clean **** up if they had a million dollars.



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