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Stress Retirement Poems

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


Ripening by sudarsan mishro
Why does come the ripe age?

To count the evils of it one by one
upon your note pad or diary page
when you are alone?

To speak ill...

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Retirement by Kedar kate
I had completed 60 years,
It was my time to retire,
From my 40 years of service,
From 40 years of honesty,
40 years of struggle,
40 years  of...

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Oh, What Am I Going To Do , Today by Roderick Molasar
Oh, what am I going to do, today?
I've got so much time on my hands that I
Will simply go mad if I don't find a...

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Categories: retirement, anxiety, confusion, depression, introspection,

61 and Done by Guy Chaifetz
When you’re born into this world of ours.
You have no idea if you’ll reach its ivory towers.
If you’re lucky to be born into a house...

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Categories: retirement, life, money, moving on,

Reflections by Gary Kraidman
When I think of all I've done
Plans that kept me on the run
I kind of wonder every day
How I pissed my time away
In my thirties...

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Categories: retirement, angst, depression, feelings, memory,

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,

Premium MemberYoung Whipper Snappers by Jack Ellison


Was self-employed for thirty-five years
So when I finally called it quits
No big party, no expensive gold watch
No well wishers, no funny quips

As I quietly sailed...

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Categories: retirement, time,

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,

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,