A Raise (tanka)

He needed a raise

Which they gladly gave to him

Increasing their costs

Which they passed to consumers

Causing him to need a raise

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Joanne M Olivieri 3 years ago

It's a vicious circle isn't it? :) Love it and well done. Voted up

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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

And the circle goes round and round. :) Good job my friend.

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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

Well, I clicked funny, but it really isn't is it! That about sums it up in today's world!

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dghbrh 3 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

The reality in a circle of raise.....Well done. Votes up and shared.

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wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

That seems to be the way it goes.

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Gypsy48 3 years ago

Well done! You just can't win in today's world.

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unknown spy 3 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

love it!

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DJ Anderson 3 years ago

Makes perfect sense!

Love it!!


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Monis Mas 3 years ago

Very clever! Vicious circle, round and round.

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always exploring 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

Everything is passed on to the consumer..Boo!!

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kj force 3 years ago from Florida

Mhatter99...such is the " carousel ride " of life...the saying " every time the cost of living goes up , I make LESS money "....thanks for the share..enjoyed

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Eiddwen 3 years ago from Wales

Another gem by you Martin.


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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Cost of living raise, eh?

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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

Ain't that the truth? And the never-ending cycle continues.....

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