It's an odd sensation when you know you're doing something for the final time. When it's a thing you like it's painful and immediate. When it something you don't like it seems to take time to realise the benefit.
We talked about being debt free for a long time before the date arrived. But when the date did arrive nothing happened. No cake or fireworks, just normality. It was only in the following weeks and months that it had an impact. I'm not saying it's good or bad, it's just how these things feel to me.