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Response to Kaleva (Reply #324)

Fri Dec 6, 2013, 11:42 AM

325. I am so sorry - I didn't mean to reply to your post - my life as a Boomer likely was

 

very similar to yours. First job, State Farm, $60 a week and bad working conditions for women.
Since I live in Florida, I do not use the heat - or air conditioning either, for four years now. When I was newly divorced, in the '70's, I lived in Bloomington Illinois, and could not heat my house past 62 at the most - to this day, hearing a furnace or feeling hot air from a vent makes me feel stuffy and uncomfortable.
I get more than you do with social security, but am supporting son and grandson, son has PTSD. We did not qualify for food stamps, this is Florida.
Again, sorry!

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