I won the lottery.
No really, I did…
Don’t get me wrong, it wasn’t the EuroMillions or anything like that, but it was a good chunk of change.
When something like that happens, the first thing you think is; can this be real? Can I actually be that lucky?
Well I certainly was that day, and it felt amazing!
Sorry to tell you that we didn’t go out and buy a Lamborghini and a yacht.
Granted there were a few pairs of new shoes in the mix and the odd bottle of expensive champagne, but the rest went to paying off our mortgage.
Maybe, but on reflection, now that I’m building my own business, what I’ve realised is it’s all about playing the long game.
And now that we’re living in Spain, ‘long game’ has a WHOLE new meaning!
Sure I could have gone and blown the lot on the day I cashed in the ticket, but what I did then is now affording me what I do now.
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