Theresa Ann Moore

Rookie - 0 Points (1940 / Michigan, U.S.A.)

Retirement - Poem by Theresa Ann Moore

After thirty years the day of decision has come
It is time to consider quitting and reducing stress
You fear you will be bored and have the doldrums
Time to slow the rapid pace and go out for recess.

It’s a good idea to take time for some relaxation
Working overtime results in multi-digit taxation
Take a boat and paddle to a quiet fishing spot
Retirement is your reward for that stomach knot

Lift the years of pleasing the boss and immobility
Place them on the table next to responsibility
Let someone else be at the controls; take a cruise
It’s time to put away those heavy work shoes


Comments about Retirement by Theresa Ann Moore

  • (1/28/2008 1:28:00 AM)

    Theresa, though my retirement was somewhat hastened by health concerns, I do enjoy it so much. All the best to you as you make the decision to enter one of the best stages of life. (Report) Reply

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  • (1/27/2008 11:24:00 AM)

    ahhhh, I cannot wait to retire... (Report) Reply

  • (1/27/2008 10:34:00 AM)

    That sounds like a goooood idea Theresa! Nice write thank you! ! ! *10*! !
    best regards Friend Thad
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, January 27, 2008

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