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Blues

BLUES

I am no schoolboy
Nor a bored office-goer
Still  I feel the Monday morning blues

Because Some of those
Rogue offices I know
Are again going to be open today

Where, one of these days, 
I may have to stand squirming
Caught between corruption and stupidity

Or may be  another
Depredation by a  mean 
Neighbour is on, in my distant property 

Where could I get
A  sure pick-me-up,
Like a chocolate , to a crying child?

30/10/12

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  1. Date: 11/9/2012 3:58:00 PM
    Yes, I can remember how mondays affected me when working. So glad retirement came and not a bit too soon as everyday is wonderful. Still a child, just at the wrong end of the age spectrum! Love, Lizzie

  1. Date: 11/7/2012 5:51:00 AM
    Awwww....I am so familiar with this feeling as well....u wrote such a universal theme in this Monday morning blues poem, Jag...I relate completely. I say begin with a big cuppa java and some rock n roll music!...really loud! haha. Haven't read any of your work lately!

  1. Date: 11/4/2012 9:19:00 PM
    At one time or another we all get the blues, but they go away. Great write, thanks for sharing. Lucilla

  1. Date: 11/4/2012 4:08:00 AM
    Excellent. Penned with deep feelings. Tfs

  1. Date: 11/3/2012 10:22:00 PM
    yes, this has the atmosphere of the blues, Jag. Nicely portrayed.

  1. Date: 11/2/2012 3:29:00 PM
    A very touching poem, I like it - and it's well written. - Have a nice weekend. - - / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 11/2/2012 3:08:00 PM
    excellent poem, Jag, written with much feeling...

  1. Date: 11/2/2012 5:22:00 AM
    Excellent poetry you have shared with us Jag. I have enjoyed reading it this morning. I will be back Monday to read more. I wish you a wonderful weekend full of sunshine and inspiration. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/2/2012 2:42:00 AM
    Yes its amazing how quick we can calm a crying child. I wish there was some quick method for us grown ups too. Well written Jag xx