Hi David, I came upon this by chance, a nice alternative precis of my work. All the best, David.
You mean retire, and then you can write like this Cyn - lol.
Lovely to see that rhyme and metre still abound here. A well written poem on an overworked theme. David
Your description sounds very much like 'The Highwayman' by Alfred Noyes, a great old English poem.
David Lewis Paget