Reprieve

He’s been slaving all week, had a boss on his back,

barking orders like crazy til he thought he might crack

The pressure was serious as a heart attack

Somehow, though, he made it through all that

He needs a reprieve after a work week

that’s been far too long

The love of his life gently says

“why don’t you relax”

and then they kick back 

to watch a film marathon,

but they drift off to dream

together with the TV on

By: J.N.R Dutton

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published by J.N.R Dutton

Husband, father, artist, writer, musician, art promoter, among other things.

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