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Old 03-22-2013, 15:04   #8
Islander-11
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I went through the academy at 41. It was a young 41...

The Rabbi's reply is right on the money. Be honest - if you can't carry your weight, you're a liability that could get yourself or others hurt / killed. It had better be a passion, because there are many days where this career can suck the life out of you. The toughest part for me, having been a free range chicken for 41 years, was (is) the administrative crap.

Best wishes. Choose wisely!
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