Talking to a client this week and he said that his retirement plan was, “They’ll have to shoot me off my horse.” Nice phrase – he reckoned it was a John Wayne line. Whether it’s a good retirement plan or not is up to your worldview I guess.

I immediately thought of Sting’s line from I Hung My Head:

The horse it kept running,
The rider was dead,
I hung my head,
I hung my head.

Great song, also covered by Johnny Cash [h/t Emmet]:

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