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Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


Time Stealing Employment Responsibilities


in this modern age as in past ages
receding back into incredibly ancient times
work has entailed journeys departures separations

lovers wives children may miss
departing work bound fathers in modern ages
departing mothers work bound share similar responsibilities

when loved ones are busy employment gone
when loved ones have to complete work requirements
when work requirements face hairline deadlines

employment will demand its pound of flesh
so complete responsibilities efficiently professionally
this is your work complete it to best abilities wisely

Submitted: Friday, September 14, 2012
Edited: Saturday, September 15, 2012
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