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Seniors: Achieving Satisfaction at Our Age

Nov 5th, 2010 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Once in a while it feels really good to feel successful at having done something well. Once in a while comes a remarkable moment when we achieve a goal, reach a pinnacle, overcome an obstacle that we never thought we could. It is not unlike our pre-adolescent days when we hit our first home run, scored our first goal, enjoyed our first report card loaded with all A’s and B’s. Once in a while achieving satisfaction is just about the best feeling one can enjoy.

We go about doing it by having expectations of ourselves. We achieve when we put something almost out of reach and reach it. We arrive when we discover that in our spite of our age and limitations, we can push ourselves anyway. It just feels enormously satisfying to realize that our capabilities can still be tested. It is