I've recently come to accept that I can't work anymore. My doctor suggested that I apply for disability. So I applied first for GAU. I got approved but understand it takes a long time to get SSI. Anyways...my real question is....How do you cope with not being in a career? How do you find purpose and meaning? How do you come to terms with the loss of your dreams and come up with new dreams? Does anyone else feel like as they get older they get worse?
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