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Below is the poem entitled Retirement which was written by poet Dave Timperley. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Retirement isn't just about sitting,
That makes it look like I am quitting.
The work I do now is by my design,
I'm not watching the clock, a slave to time.

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  1. Date: 4/20/2014 5:00:00 AM
    Retirement =Freedom!!!

    Timperley Avatar Dave Timperley
    Date: 4/20/2014 2:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    working harder now than when I was working, but enjoying it more, c'os it's what I want to do not have to do. God Bless. D.
  1. Date: 6/23/2012 8:03:00 AM
    so true...gotta love that hat! Light & Love

    Timperley Avatar Dave Timperley
    Date: 6/23/2012 9:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Beats a baseball cap. It was a gift from a customer at the hospice shop as a thanks for chatting to him...nice guy. Thanks for stopping by. God bless. Dave.