Cowart's Common Room
The Secretary

Having been secretary of many things in my time and having just bashed out a set of minutes I had occasion to remember this little ditty and wondered if anyone had heard it. I so much sympathise with its sentiments.

And as the great ones retire to dinner
The Secretary stays getting thinner and thinner
Racking his brains to record and report
What it is they think they ought to have thought.

Posted at 27th Nov 2009 - 04:53PM   Posted by Fennie   The Secretary Comments: 3

Westerwitch's Avatar Love it - I shall remember that one.

Posted by: Westerwitch on 27th Nov 2009 at 05:39PM

Mountainear's Avatar How very true. I often think that by the time the next meeting has come around they've not remembered anyway and only have the Secretary's word for it.

Posted by: Mountainear on 27th Nov 2009 at 05:43PM

Yeah, but there'll be at least one bloke in the bunch who'll read the minutes, and ask, "Is that actually what we decided?"

Trust the Bear on this one.

Posted by: Rob-bear on 28th Nov 2009 at 02:57AM

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