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What's its like to Retire in Oxford (aka DisneyWorld)

In 2001 when our daughter was looking at colleges to attend, we visited Ole Miss - two hours away from our small town in Tennessee. Being from out-of-state, we had not traveled around Mississippi very much. She was so impressed with the campus, and we were so impressed by the town – it was an instant decision for her and for us, like many of you reading this article!

Someone we knew characterized Oxford as “DisneyWorld” and we agree wholeheartedly. We bought a weekend condo in 2004. Oxford was still a mag