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Other Haikus

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Decided to put the rest of her haikus from Violet into one post (I hope mods don't mind? Please delete if it's not okay)

 

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A haiku is a Japanese style poem consisting of three lines. First line contains five syllables, second line contains seven, and the third line contains another five

 

"Pink Grapefruit"

 

Babe let's go to town

Buy something sweet - pink grapefruit

Eat it with sugar

 

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"Sad But Beautiful"

 

Every night I die

when I give myself to you

Sad but beautiful

 

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"Poets"

 

Poets - like comics

are inherently quite sad

better off alone

 

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"To Live Is To Kill"

 

I stepped on a bird

Cried in my new boyfriend's arms

To live is to kill

 

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"Take Me In Your Arms"

 

For years I begged you

to just take me in your arms

You wouldn't. Couldn't. 

 

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"No One's Home"

 

Open the front door

Hello I say to no one

I know no one's home

 


Like the Paramount sign sparkling, sparkling just for me

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