Dave Alan Walker

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Works And Pensions - Poem by Dave Alan Walker

Arms outstretched
screaming to be heard
but nobody listens
to the man with no name

We are just cattle
walking the line to market
waiting for retirement day

Topic(s) of this poem: art

Comments about Works And Pensions by Dave Alan Walker

  • Shahzia Batool (3/30/2014 3:06:00 PM)

    a bitter truth so clearly and so briefly presented!
    you represented them so aptly!
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  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (3/28/2014 8:20:00 PM)

    Walking like cattle in a line hoping to go to the bull market for retirement. Nice poem. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • James Mclain Is It Poetry (3/26/2014 5:09:00 PM)

    It seems not to matter
    which half of the heard were in
    front or back
    milking cows
    once our productive days are
    over well it's time to hurry up and die....iip
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 27, 2014

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