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Sep 9th, 2012 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

It almost feels like a mini tornado has hit our home. We are in the process of moving. Boxes galore, plastic sacks filled with garbage, disarray and disorder prevail. It is not a comic scene, it is something straight from a Hoarder’s dream. With so much to sort and discard, it seems as if we could have been living in a house half the size, had we tossed a lot of stuff earlier. Do our possessions own us?

Making the declaration, as we go through things that have been with us 40 years and more, that this is our last move seems only slightly noble. Why didn’t we see what was coming?

Oh well, here we are and now is the time to make the hard choices. It is literally an against the wall time. For, in fact, we will be