Where were they while you were stacking sats month after month for years all through the bear market?
Now you are settling into your new life of affluence and retirement while they remain in the rubble. They are next to drowning in the ocean, barely able to hang on to lifeboats, while you have made it **onto** a lifeboat.
I have some sympathy for those who never talked about Bitcoin and just didn’t have time to think about it. I have **zero sympathy** for **losers** who were actively bashing Bitcoin for years. They thought they were being smart, but they lost badly and you can see the pain and envy in their eyes. The sad part is most of them will not wake up, as their existing [**Bitcoin Derangement Syndrome**](https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Bitcoin%20Derangement%20Syndrome%20%28BDS%29) keeps getting progressively worse.
You should be proud of your **achievement**.