Linda Winchell

Rookie - 31 Points (still working on it! / Chicago Illinois)

'Take Your Shoes Off At The Door' - Poem by Linda Winchell

Please take off your shoes at the door
Go and leave them on the floor.
I’m tired of scrubbing up other’s filth
I don’t want to do it anymore!

I never took on the job of being your maid
And the pay is horrible at that!
I want to sit and relax a bit more
And work this pain out of my neck and back.

I seem to be always down on my knees
Scrubbing all of my days away.
Now this is no way to treat a lady
To let these things continue go on this way.

So if you’re not willing
To abide but what I’ve asked.
I will hand you all a mop and bucket
And give you all these household tasks!

Comments about 'Take Your Shoes Off At The Door' by Linda Winchell

  • (5/16/2012 8:29:00 PM)

    I love this poem! I hope you won't mind that I posted a link to this page on my Facebook page dedicated to removing shoes inside. https: // (Report) Reply

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  • (4/21/2009 11:16:00 PM)

    Take Your Shoes Off At The Door' my country every does that..........however some uses slippers in the home but they have a diffrent set....Good Write.... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 21, 2009

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