Pain Retirement Poems

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


Retiring Cowboy by Ricky Sholar
Retiring Cowboy

He hung up his bridle by his bed on the wall.
His rig is preserved on a stand by the stall.
His old Appaloosa has been...

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Premium MemberWho is that man in the mirror by John Hamilton
Who is that man staring back at me in the mirror?
I keep looking and searching, analyzing that mans
reflection, and he keeps doing the same thing.

Who...

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Categories: retirement, emotions, introspection, longing, old,



Second Opinions by curtis johnson
SECOND  OPINIONS
By Curtis Johnson

It seemed so clear and plain to me that those urges for repetitive behaviors and tendencies were hard to tame.

It seemed...

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Categories: retirement, age, analogy, farewell, future,

One Man's Retirement by Mary Guckian
In Oxford we watched for three months
the old man, his leg in plaster,
lean against the wall outside the building
where the Simon people cared for him.

He...

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Categories: retirement, addiction, depression, england, loneliness,

One Man's Retirement by Mary Guckian
In Oxford we watched for three months
the old man, his leg in plaster,
lean against the wall outside the building
where the Simon people cared for him.

He...

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Categories: retirement, addiction, depression, england, loneliness,

Slave to the Job by Rob Carter
Vampires suck, they drain my life
it feels like that in this god damn place
A pound of flesh I'm sure they'll take
but even then they won't...

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Categories: hate, jobs, retirement, work,

Retirement by norman russell
RETIREMENT
Now that I'm retired I can do just as I like,
Take the dog for a walk, or go out on my bike.
I can go and...

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Categories: retirement, humor,

Numbed And Exhausted by Jecon B. Nadela
Just like closing a book without reading a page,
Or as to a child who is tired of being a kid;
Like a preacher that won’t stay...

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Categories: retirement, depression, desire, emotions, feelings,

A Hug's Breath by Seosamh De Burca


Silent tears as friends hug restricted bodies,
Lingering awkward silences for moments long gone.
A hugs breath on his cheek as friends leave him alone,
Lingering smoke and...

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Categories: retirement, best friend, farewell, feelings,

Premium MemberRetirement Of A Dear Old Friend by Robert L. Hinshaw
A dear old friend of mine of many years was retired the other day.
In many ways I'll miss my old pal more than words can...

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Categories: retirement, humorous,

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,

Premium MemberMy Final Exit by Billy TheKidster
I'm dying and I'm angry because it isn't fair,
and with my family, friends and loved ones this news I will not share.
It's hell for me...

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Categories: retirement, death, suicide, life, me,

Winter Depression by Udaya R. Tennakoon
Bearable winter 
Blanket covered cold
Attacked by white Gas   of
Fallen Snow
 
But unbearable silent
Cripples into the home
Like a snake
To live with loneliness

Get Scattered past
Comes...

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Categories: retirement, dark, depression, grief, lost

Hello arthritis by Robert Heemstra
Pain from joint to joint
or am I losing my mind
hello artritis...

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Categories: health, retirement,

Generic Minds by Green Trees
generic minds listen to generic music
have generic thoughts that are unknowingly abusive
watch generic things talk about generic things
gee this generic *****is spreading like a disease
better...

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Categories: retirement, dedication, devotion, dream, freedom,

Premium MemberRetirement Of A Dear Old Friend by Robert L. Hinshaw
A dear old friend of mine of many years was retired the other day.
In many ways I'll miss my pal more than words can say!
Alas,...

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Categories: retirement, computer-internet, funnyold, computer, me,



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