Now I have 2 little children, so I am unable to do the kind of work that I used to do. It wasn't easy to adjust!
When we accept the stage that our life is in, then we will see the new 'flowers' coming and start enjoying them, rather than living in the past.
For some people, it's when their children have all left home. They've been busy with children for so long, and now they're gone. What do they do now with all their time?
For some it maybe it's losing a loved one.
For me it was moving to a new area.
"Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before,..."
"To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:"