With the guard sitting at his desk,

Employees do as felt best…

Many say

A pleasant “good-day”,

For some it’s a silent night.

The guard must needs say ‘good night’

The client considers that right…

Individual folk

Have rarely “spoke”,

Without meaning any slight!

Those who want to, do,

Save special greetings for you…

Considered “friends”

That depends

On doing the best you can do.

–Jonathan Caswell

(the Poet, at times during his shift, IS  this guard role!)



About Jonathan Caswell

Poet, author, servant of God the Heavenly father and the Lord Jesus Christ...working out his salvation with fear and trembling. - Not trusting in his own deeds, but depending totally upon the finished sacrificial work of Jesus Christ to be, by God's reckoning, a new creature, clothed in Christ's righteousness...which mortal humankind can never attain by their own weak efforts, apart from faith in Christ's work on our behalf. - College-educated, yet wise enough to see that what a man does will not be his ultimate identity nor affect how God sees him or her. - Called by God to do a very difficult thing...apart from God's grace, mercy and strength...to love the sinner (which we all--by nature--are) but hate the sin, which is only paid through Christ, God's Son, - My own God-given gift is that of being a Poet..showing that in all parts of life...God has a loving part in it...as hard as that is to always understand or perceive...given life's realities! Come join me on my journey of discovery?.
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