20.1.09

On the bus home,
watching as one alights and another boards,
the various homebound journeys.

Is it blank monotony played in loop
or do they find value in their job?

'What do people work for?'
Considering that fact that you work for more years than you study,
and that most of what you studied was to prepare you for the working world.

'When you retire, do you want to have done or achieved something?'