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Repacking Your Bags, 3rd Edition by David A. Shapiro, Richard J. Leider

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EPILOGUELightening Your Load

We have heard from hundreds of readers of Repacking. And many have told us the same thing: after finishing the book, the first thing they did was to tear through their closets and throw away all kinds of stuff they no longer needed. Old clothes, unused exercise equipment, dusty books and records, all went to the trash heap or Goodwill box.

There’s something incredibly liberating about purging ourselves of unnecessary accumulation. It’s like a great big sigh of relief to walk through that emptied attic or cleared-out basement. We shake our heads and wonder what in the world we were holding onto that stuff for anyway, and ask why we waited so long to get rid of it all in the first place.

But, of course, there’s more ...

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