In this provocative persuasive speech Vacations – you’re better off at home you may sound like a grumpy old man or woman, but at least you’ll be entertaining! You will try to persuade your audience that vacations are not really a holiday and that they would be better off staying at home. You’ll talk about the many disasters that can occur and the way tempers can flare so easily on vacation. You’ll talk about the inherent difficulties of packing and traveling and conclude that there really is no place like home. The short poem that comes with your persuasive speech Vacations – you’re better off at home ensures you end on a high note.