Retirement party straight ahead through the ‘secret’ door and then upstairs Retirement party straight ahead through the ‘secret’ door and then upstairs Never knew she was a prayer warrior. She retires tomorrow. At 55, with 21 years in her current organization. Talk about a Mid Life Celebration. She’s heading to Madagascar in a month, for a month. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.