Author: Barbara Goodhew


We work a lot to keep our family happy.
Thinking that is our priority.
All that time and money, does not make your family
happy .
You realize the unhappiness is constant
No, time for your friends or family to busy keeping your
family happy.
Your priority is your family but somehow your work
has become your priority.

Time to make your family and friends your


Comments on this poem/writing:

Capricorn ( -- Sunday, August 29 2004, 08:43 am

So True

Yes, sometimes people work so hard to earn enough money, but money isn't evrything -- family and friends are. Excellent thoughts!
Terrie* ( -- Sunday, August 29 2004, 11:53 am

Barb, your so right,i undersatnd what ur saying...

FAMILY is our FIRST PRIORITY,i make my children HAPPY when i spend TIME not MONEY on them. being a widow/single mom,i line up a second job every so often,to keep my priorities feed,clothed and housed..i still give myself the availability to attend mass every sat. w/my children,spend quality time with them/friends/family/self,still find time to volunteer my time to a needed days one person needs two jobs to always finds a way to make time for God and their priorities..thank you for your true given words......
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