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Geoffrey Greif

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195326420

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326420.001.0001

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Mick in His 50s: Needing Friends More Than Ever

Mick in His 50s: Needing Friends More Than Ever

(p.192) 10 Mick in His 50s: Needing Friends More Than Ever
Buddy System

Geoffrey L. Greif

Oxford University Press

This chapter tells the story of one married man in his 50s and his attempts to balance looming retirement with his musical career, and his four adopted children and their families. He also has an internet friend.

Keywords:   50s, friends, retirement, musical career, adopted children, internet friend

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