You know what hurts the most? It's the memories you leave behind.
But isn't that also the part that warms us the most?
Maybe it is. Anyway, I'm clearing off now. But you keep in mind that you don't slacken! It's a tough job taking over from me, 2009. You might be shiny at the edges and glittery and exciting right now, but the grind will take it's toll. Mind it.
You leave some big boots to fill, 2008. Now quick, scurry off. I must be up and about. 'Tis Day One.