This book intends to forewarn and forearm all, irrespective of their financial status and lifestyle orientation so that when retirement comes, they are in complete readiness. It seeks to elucidate the full import and meaning of retirement. Retirement is an ever-evolving concept. Some think it is the end of life; for others, it is the beginning. In fact, life is a continuum and retirement is only a phase of life. Needless to say, retirement is an elusive, ever-evolving concept that defies definition. Retirement is no more an unending holiday. It is the time to realize the long- cherished dreams and to launch upon a voyage in quest of the meaning and purpose of life. It is the time to live life fully. The book has also dealt with issues :- (a) Why should retirement be welcomed? (b) How can retirement be used effectively and efficiently? (c) Can a retiree’s experiences gained from real life situations be utilized? (d) How can one overpower the fear of retirement? (e) Who should be the ultimate decider of retirement age? How two poles apart words – Grammar and Glamour be blended and a bonding created to make retirement successful, happy and enjoyable?