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August 6, 2004

Excerpts: Who Are "They" Anyway - Part XVII

By: 800-CEO-READ @ 1:22 AM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

Good luck!
      he snorted
            sarcastically.
Pretty hopeless,
if you ask me.
Well,
youre not alone
in feeling that way,
      I sighed.
A lot of people
feel the same.
But nonetheless,
I must go on.
I cant stop now --
Ive come too far.
OK then,
here we are,
      he pulled to the curb
            in front of
                  the red brick building.
Thatll be
twelve-fifty . . .
I handed him
      his fare
      and a generous tip
            and waved as he drove away.
I tried not to think
      that maybe he was right.