In that regard, I am reminded, "Be careful what you wish for".
This week, my family said goodbye to an amazing man. Last Wednesday, my Uncle Gary slipped away from us in his sleep. While he had suffered with multiple ailments over the past few years, none of them were ever enough to keep him from enjoying the abundant, rich lifestyle he had become so accustomed to -- good wine, good food, travel, and spending time with his family.
You can read his obituary here.
I posted the following on facebook a few days ago, and I've found it rather difficult to put into better words just exactly how I feel.