September 30, 2014 1 Comment
Zeke says, “Time to go!” I’ve now been educated that liberals die when they want to, or in fact, they need to, in order to make Obamacare less of a disaster. Liberals mandate when it’s time to die. Whereas conservatives die when they have to and not when its convenient.
I’m one of them. A conservative. I’m 62. It may be convenient for liberals like you, Zeke Emanuel to die when you want to, but conservatives don’t have that luxury . After all, somebody has to pick up the tab. We don’t get to choose when to die. There’s this thing called family.
I have a family. A wife who’s retired and 2 grown children just getting started in their careers. My wife needs a husband who can spend more time with her.
My two girls are just getting started in their families and in their careers. Did anyone tell you Zeke, kids are getting married in their 30s and 40s, not in their 20’s? Did anyone tell you, they’re having kids in their 30s and 40’s not in their 20’s? Who are these kids going to call Grampa, if I cash in my chips, toes up at age 75?
My wife has been waiting over 40 years for me to retire. She has worked in the school system and done the lion share to raise my children throughout their formative years. We didn’t even start taking vacations until the girls were in high school. What am I going say to my wife when I’ve finally paid off the mortgage, sold my business and our kids are popping out babies, snot-nosed kids that we can spoil at age 75? “Sorry honey, Zeke says, time to go.” Really?!
If I retire from my business at 68-70 years of age, I get to enjoy 5 yrs. in retirement? My wife and I could spend time with our daughters, their children, and would have maybe 5-7 years to see the world or at least a little more than the backyard??!
My Mom would have a heart attack if I told her I was going to die at 75 years of age. She would only be 98! It would be too much of a shock to her system. How can I ask her to pass up an opportunity at age 100, to be mentioned by Willard Scott on the Today Show?!
I run a successful small business. I am employ over 35 people. I take pride in helping them and their families. They’re my extended family. One of our very own extended families had a baby today, 8 lbs. 10 oz. That baby will be 29 yrs. old Zeke, a young adult with a new family and hopefully a burgeoning career, when his own Dad is supposed to die.
I gave my Dad’s eulogy when I had turned 60. I had 30 more years today to be with and learn from my Dad, Zeke, than you would ask of one of my own employee’s son’s to share with his Dad?!
Most of my friends are my age or older, so who would I hangout with? I guess when that time comes in 10-15 years we could throw a Jimmy Jones Jonestown party and all drink the Kool-Aid Zeke Emanuel is selling?
Frankly Zeke, you’re a joke and you make me sick. You’re an Obamacare zealot? You’re just in it for the money. You don’t care about anyone but yourself and your lord and savior, Obama, so I’m not going to rollover and die for you.
On the other hand, if liberals, like you, Zeke, want to die at 75 yrs. of age, that’s OK. It just sounds like another liberal born entitlement to me.
One that I can live with…