Re: hanging with the oracle nerds

From: joel garry <>
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2012 08:56:16 -0700 (PDT)
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On Oct 13, 1:50 pm, John Hurley <> wrote:
> Joel:
> # When I was young and strong, I was at a resort near lake Tahoe,
> called  something like North Star
> ... it is all relative eh?
> How old are you exactly?
> At 57 I am still in decent shape but the challenge of doing something
> positive to keep some base level of fitness is a challenge that all of
> us face especially in a profession given to long hours and stress
> levels and family commitments ( or not ) ...
> To me personally ... keeping some relatively high level of fitness
> helps somewhat but requires the painful co commitments of getting up
> early and trying to achieve some kind of personal/work/family
> balance.  Emphasis on "trying" ...

I'm 55. The severe arthritis hit 21 years ago. I've had other issues I tend not to talk about publicly. I do miss bicycling (did a few 100 milers) and hiking (did a few 50 milers and climbed a lot of peaks in the Sierras), especially now that my kids are old enough to appreciate it.


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