can be called a mans woe, Yet seldom he thinks better than keep
her under his toe.
She sees to
it that the home fires keep burning,
But faces trouble at every turning,
has to smile whole day in office, Never letting the boss guess that
she is a novice.
juggling between office and house,
Mostly flustered but without a grouse.
has to please each and every one, Whether they help her or keep
The mom in
law is always complaining,
While pop in law is too demanding.
wants all her time, And kids donít let her save a dime.
buzzes with budgeting and bills,
Though her heart longs for frocks and frills.
sets the oven and the machine, She has to keep the house clean.
pops in for help and advice,
She tries to be very tactful and wise.
maid comes sobbing to her door, Her husband has pushed her on the
her hard losing his cool,
Her face is swollen black and blue.
consoles the maid and asks her to leave, Putting the flour onto
running late and is sure to miss the bus,
Her boss will surely make a fuss.
has her tackling the children's homework,
With no time to celebrate her husbandís office perks.
goes on with the same speed, But she has time to help everyone in
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