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Kinda gainfully employed…
by Ed Matlack

Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Kinda, because I am not sure how long I can keep the job if I can find a better, more hours, job...but for now, tis better than nothing...Ed



Went today to the interview,

Worried about all the paperwork,

Test for drug usage, the guy I spoke with not a jerk,

Background checks, etc, etc & so forth, nothing new…


Okay, I have to be in tomorrow in the AM at EIGHT,

Gonna do my best to awake in time,

Hope it isn’t one of those jobs where you hurry up and wait,

But will only do this time for the first five days,

After that only working two days a week, that’s NOT too great…


Will keep looking for something better with more hours,

Taking at night before bed my daily showers,

So for now a job I do gainfully have,

Thank you all for the prayers,

And thanks to those with the Godly powers…

© ed 9/2008

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Reviewed by Denise Edwards 9/26/2008
Congratulations on the job, Ed.
Reviewed by Roger Ochs 9/26/2008
Why not just change your name to Wall Street. You can get 700 billion
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 9/24/2008
wonderful news! hope it soon fulltime
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 9/24/2008
I am soooooooo happy for you...and guess who's taking a shower...out a schedule???


Love sTinky
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 9/24/2008
Take it like a mean bulldog, bite and don't let it go until you go anothere bigger and juicy bone with your name on it.

Ed the Elder
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 9/24/2008
Get to work, Jack, get to work, do so as much as they give you. At least it's a start for you. You finally did it and I am very proud of you.
Reviewed by Tom Hyland 9/24/2008
TODAY - a super-duper pooper-scooper ....


What a country !!! tk
Reviewed by Louisa Dobbins 9/24/2008
Now you know with a little bit of power what can be done. Stretch out a little more each can be a CEO. I'm still praying for you.:) Amen
Reviewed by Felix Perry 9/24/2008
Hey dude as they used to say you have a foot in the door just don't let it slam too hard. There will be something better in the future but this will give you a chance to look as well.
Reviewed by Linda Hill 9/23/2008
Congratulations on getting this job! Jobs are nearly impossible to find these days. God answers prayers, my friend.

Many blessings,
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 9/23/2008
There you go, Ed, two days a week better than NO days a week. Right? Keep looking for better things, you're still in my prayers! And see? God DOES answer prayers! Congratulations!!!!

((((HUGS)))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 9/23/2008
CONGRATULATIONS, ED!!!!! I'm glad our prayers have worked!!!!!
It's hard to get jobs everywhere. Even in Canada the jobless rate are very high. So, I'm so glad that you were hired just on the first interview.

In Canada you have to go for interviews several times before you get hired.

I hope this job will begin something good for you along the path.

Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Kathy Armijo 9/23/2008
CONGRATULATIONS! As is said, a journey begins with but with one step. I hope that this momentum keeps going.

God bless you. Kathy

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