i was unemployed and back living with my parents. my dad asked me why i didn't go back to my old career. i let him know i couldn't, that i'd have to find something new. he said, "take your time."
One evening, after midnight in fact, when I returned from my shift-work job and quietly tip-toed around my house looking at my three young children sleeping peacefully in their beds. The feelings which welled up within me, the gratitude, the joy, the implicit responsibility of these being my charges to help, with my wife, to raise into adulthood. I can't think of a memory more precious. And that was many, many years ago.
by Leaderofmany 6 years ago
How do remember someone that you cherished that has passed?It's been 4 years since the death of my Grandmother, I was her caretaker. It still feels like yesterday.
by Tina Boomerina 2 years ago
Why don't people in their 20s and 30s get married anymore?In the 70s, when I was in my twenties, men and women got married and, usually, wanted to have families. What has happened to change that?
by Don Bobbitt 5 years ago
Why have we, the citizens of America, sunken to the need to organize protests of our government?What has happened to our government when they are so distanced from what we, THE PEOPLE, must organize protests and demonstrate outside their doors around the country in an attempt to get them to listen...
by Hypersapien 4 years ago
How should parents deal with lazy, unemployed, still-live-with-Mom-and-Dad adult children?It's one thing if your child loses his job and has to move back home, but how do you deal with one that won't even look for work, thinks you should still provide for all their needs (clean their room, wash...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|