LIFE SO FAR

seventy-one to one to seventy-one

I was born in 1947 and am now in my 70’s so LIFE SO FAR covers a lot of material and is organized as follows:

CHILDHOOD– Nevada, Arizona, Oregon and Colorado

MILITARY– Ft. Leonard Wood/MO, Ft. Devens/MA, Ft. Meade & NSA, Chitose/Japan, Sinop/Turkey & a month’s leave on Mykonos

UNIVERSITY– a winter in Kansas with my parents as I waited to return to Japan to attend university in Tokyo and then graduate school in Hawaii

CAREER & FAMILY– Iran, Illinois and Saudi Arabia

VACATION TRAVELS– England, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Paris, Italy, Switzerland and China

EARLY RETIREMENT– beginning with a stop in Boston, England and then settling in Texas and visiting Boston and Plymouth, MA

UNITED NATIONS– working in Manhattan and living in Queens

SECOND RETIREMENT– returning to Texas, caring for grandsons, visiting Japan & dreaming of more travel