The End is Near(er)

I learned yesterday that a person we interviewed last week for my former boss’ position has accepted it!

You know what this means?

I can QUIT!!

Three months ago, I was one tired & sad lady. While we are not totally out of the woods financially or career-wise for Jeff, we are out in a clearing, blinking our eyes in the bright sunshine of possibilities. He has been working nearly full-time at the school from which he just graduated. It covers the “behind” as we await better offers.

There will be someone responsible for the department I now manage. I can walk away (with the encouragement of my husband & father) most likely at the end of next month without remorse. If not sooner, if God opens some better opportunities.

I’ve never been happier in the face of unemployment. πŸ˜‰

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7 Responses to “The End is Near(er)”


  1. 1 michelle August 6, 2008 at 8:39 am

    Oh wow I am so happy for you! What a big relief isn’t it??

  2. 2 Ginny August 6, 2008 at 3:34 pm

    I hope it all works out. πŸ˜€

  3. 3 Dawn August 6, 2008 at 4:30 pm

    Yippee!!!!!! You will soooooooo love being a homemaker! I know it’s what God called you to do! πŸ™‚

    Rejoicing with you,
    Dawn

  4. 4 karen August 6, 2008 at 5:01 pm

    congrats.
    I hope you don’t get too bored if you are home 100% – since you don’t have kids yet.
    Good luck

  5. 5 Kristin August 6, 2008 at 5:22 pm

    Congrats! Now God will open up another door.

    Best,

    Kristin

  6. 6 Anna August 6, 2008 at 5:46 pm

    Thanks everyone!

    Karen- With my giant stash of fabric and yarn, I doubt the “B” word will cross my lips. πŸ™‚ I also hope to do some volunteer work.

    ~Anna

  7. 7 Kristen August 7, 2008 at 6:18 am

    Congrats

    That is wonderful


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