Monday, March 06, 2017

Not A Smiling Matter. Just Thinking About My Father

Just thinking out aloud. Those who have worked hard for all of their lives, or who receive a good pension because they made contributions, all deserve the best care that money can buy when they find themselves no longer able to care for themselves and they are put into a home.

However, I disagree that those who own their own homes, they have worked hard for all of their lives, that they should have to pay a large percentage from the sale of their homes and any saving they may have, in order to pay for the same care that someone who has never worked, or owned their own property, should have to pay.

Surely we should be encouraging people to go out and work, if only for their future. I have nothing against those who genuinely want to work, but you have to admit, there are a number out there who do nothing to help themselves into the work force, because they would rather not work. How ludicrous is it becoming?  What's the point? You may as well sell your homes and go around the world before you become too old to do so.

Help me out please someone, because I am trying to see the 'for' and 'against' going out to work for a living.   :(

Ps This does not include those folk who cannot work due to disabilities.

SmileyRoseFrances x

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