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Home Bound

Updated on December 27, 2014

So Fulfilling

After a days work

Where I give my personal best

No matter how many people goof off

Find ways to cut corners

Leave their work for someone else to pull up the slack

Do little as they can

Find places to hide

I don't worry about therm

I focus on having fun and getting my job done in record time

Making it a game

Competing against myself

One that I know for sure I will come in first

I had a good morning and later in the afternoon a few problems

That set me back but nothing I couldn't handle

I have been here before and make it work

Leaving with a great feeling of satisfaction

I know I never have to hide

Fake things or lie

Now with work out of the way

I am proud of an honest days pay

My head still spinning

Like a top going round and round

There it is

My home in my sights

I am filled with a happiness that spans many years

One that would make my mother and dad proud

I close my eyes and think of them silently

Loving the things they taught me

As I rise to my feet

Talking to myself


I am in front of a huge audience

I quickly take a bow

Explain how honored I am

Accepting such a prestigious award

With one big grin

I say a few words

Thanks for coming

If I had to do it all over again

I would do the same thing


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    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      3 years ago

      Michael-Milec Life is filled with so many changes. Instead of trying to keep up I just relax and enjoy all the good that has surfaced. The feeling is so healing and rewarding. Thanking God for all I have is where it all starts and everyone in my life is where it flows.Thank you for your comments and input. It guides me and boosts me when I am out of steam. Then just like a gust of wind I am sailing again higher and higher. What a trip. You are always welcome to join me on any journey. I don't talk much but I sure love the company. Have a great day and at night may you give your body proper rest to refuel and renew itself to it's healthy condition.

    • Michael-Milec profile image


      3 years ago

      Thank you so much; the same coming back to you, double portion.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      3 years ago

      Michael-Milec My heart leading the way. I feel the energy come through me. Doing something I am proud of gives me great pleasure to look ahead to a bright and prosperous future. All the hard work pays off. Thank you for reading and sharing your beautiful comments. Happy New Year. Wishing you and your family a world of love.

    • Michael-Milec profile image


      3 years ago

      Michael, building and gaining self-respect is greatest satisfaction , you and I can achieve , knowing " where I give my personal best.


      Voted up.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      3 years ago

      Victoria Lynn Work makes my dreams possible. Home is where I am my happiest. Gypsy Rose Lee Because I do my job well I feel content with where I am in my life and what I have done for many years. My job is easier because I am organized and focused. Thank you both for your interest and support. Have a beautiful day.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      I always feel better when I have accomplished all that I set out to accomplish. It is a great feeling when everything runs smoothly like I have a set pattern to do my postings and everything gets done right on schedule.

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      Victoria Lynn 

      3 years ago from Arkansas, USA

      I love how this poem build. It's like you're bubbling inside by the end! I feel that way about arriving home--and being home! Great poem!

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      3 years ago

      Minnetonka Twin Work is something we all do. It is on our mind all week long. My Christmas was wonderful and I look forward to an exciting Happy New Year. I hope your Christmas was festive and your New Year is Spectacular! Thank you for reading and sharing.

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      Linda Rogers 

      3 years ago from Minnesota

      Hi my dear friend. I agree that there is nothing more fulfilling than a hard days work, when you know you gave it your all. I hope you had a beautiful Christmas with your family. Happy New Year


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