Thursday, October 09, 2008
8,579.19 and Falling
Bloomberg TV said a decade of growth has been wiped of the Dow in just four days of trading.
It now looks, from the perspective of my nearly 58 years, that I shall never be able to retire. So I am beginning to cast around for monasteries that might take me in in exchange for the two bits I'll get from Social Security and another two bits from what's left of my two company pension funds.
Spiritually unhealthy sarcasm aside, I would welcome readers to share in the combox their favourite passages from the Bible, or from the Fathers and other saints, on greed and its rewards.