Treasure Island

Maurice Diplock


Bit in the middle


I work forty miles from home,
so I drive eighty miles a day.
I quite enjoy the journey
it give me time to pray.

I rise at six thirty each moning
so I can get an early start.
I leave work at five thirty,
in the winter I just drive in the dark.

I don't mind all the driving,
in fact it gives me a rest.
It's just the work in the middle
thats the bit that I detest.

Submitted: Monday, December 20, 2004

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