Treasure Island

Francis Duggan


Not All Things In Life


Not all things in life goes to plan
But you can only do the best you can
Lady luck has not been on your side
By her you are always denied
You work hard for your take home pay
And with your kids in the park play
You honour and you love your wife
And you lead a good and a moral life
Though your boss your work for him does praise
He knocked back your request for a raise
Yet you are not one to complain
And loyal to your boss you remain
You clock in on time every day
And you always work hard for your pay.

Submitted: Monday, July 21, 2008

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Not All Things In Life by Francis Duggan )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Living this life, silenced work
  2. Phantasmagoria, Naveed Khalid
  3. Metaphysical Independence, Margaret Alice Second
  4. None Today, Steve Kittell
  5. Zephyr, Naveed Khalid
  6. Lists, Stephen Peter Mills
  7. Blood Red, Hayley Lewis
  8. Jealousy And A Mango, Dilantha Gunawardana
  9. Sublimate, Hayley Lewis
  10. Follower, kassem oude

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

When the hours of Day are numbered,
And the voices of the Night
Wake the better soul, that slumbered,
To a holy, calm delight;

Ere the evening lamps are lighted,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

 

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Footsteps of Angels, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Farewell, Anne Brontë
  5. A Case Of Murder, Vernon Scannell
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]