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Loss Retirement Poems

These Loss Retirement poems are examples of Retirement poems about Loss. These are the best examples of Retirement Loss poems written by international poets.


Lemonade Please by curtis johnson
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Categories: retirement, christian, courage, endurance, faith,

Premium MemberThanks For Your Help by Bernard Chan
All her belongings fitted into a suitcase and a small carry-on bag.

After 18 years, my helper was going home for good.

During those years, not a...

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Categories: retirement, appreciation, family, goodbye, loss,



Premium MemberA Firefighter One Might See by Chelcie Darling

A little girl I stand, awakened early morning hour.
The sound of shuffles preparing, for coffee one will scour.

Muffled voice all too familiar, for only one...

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Categories: retirement, angel, dad, dedication, family,

MY FRIEND RETIRES by Jim Tidd
She walked today,
always there, sixteen years, and
I am at a loss....

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Categories: friend, loss, retirement,

When A Teacher Retires Part 2 by KENG CHUAN SENG
When A Teacher Retires....

Beloved students they suffer a loss and feel deep regret..
For the loss of accumulated knowledge they can no longer get...
It pains me...

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Categories: retirement, appreciation, blessing, celebration, dedication,

Queen Of The Rails by Jack Clark
The engine: Long and black
And sleek as she could be
She shook the earth in her approach
As her heraldry.

An atmosphere of steam and smoke
Expanding in her...

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Categories: retirement, age, america, change, history,

From The National Poet Of Slovenia In A Language People Understand - THE RUINS OF THE ANCIEN REGIME by Julian Bohan



Farewell, then, AUKN boss,
The next this year makes three.
By the time they find a substitute,
Slovenes will be at sea.

He tried to cover his behind;
AUKN boss...

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Categories: retirement, absence, allegory, analogy, animal,

The Beach of Promises by Scribbler Of Verses
The Beach of Promises


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Fingers entwined, barely touching,
turquoise waters teasing your dancing toes,

strolling along that serene deserted beach,
our promised dreams within aching reach.


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Hands clasped, holding on,
sea-breezes...

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Categories: retirement, allegory, art, beach, beautiful,

Dementia by Laura Hamilton
He was always so happy
strong and bold.
He'd give you the shirt off of his back.
Tough.
Independent.
He had a rough life
growing up through the depression,
but like he...

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Categories: retirement, angel, art, beauty, caregiving,

Reflections: Midlife Crisis by Dan Keir
P     aranoia permeates, etching itself into your fractured face,
A     cacophony of constant pressure; life remains a stressful...

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Categories: retirement, adventure, angst, autumn, business,

Solitude: To Yoda, An Ode by Dan Keir
Green bark a prism creates,
Feel the pull of earth, you must.

Rotates, a slime of endless hates,
Can hold me not, this world’s crust.

Friendship’s ties, isolation Deflates,
Succumbs,...

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Categories: retirement, adventure, angst, confusion, dark,

Is a Million Dollars Enough to Retire On by Elton Camp
Is a Million Dollars Enough to Retire on?

By Elton Camp

We once thought that one who is a millionaire
Is a person who will never have financial...

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Categories: retirement, on work and workingwork,