to get a start to my day,
taking time to pray
I hurried dress and was on my way.
Today, I am on a mission
to upgrade my career position.
I have a meeting with my boss
to ask for a pay increase,
not settling for his “I will see…”
but an increase in pay is what it has to
The extra assignments, conducting
meetings and overtime
has put this agenda heavy on my mind.
Management is aware of my hardwork,
being a team player and dependable,
my simple request is not unreasonable.
Walking into work,
with my head held high,
feeling very courageous, confident
my boss will give me this proper