Haiku IV

Corneigh Hoff 1950 (Assendelft)



fragrant flower, hush

flash not your fiery colours

unless your day lives
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Written on April 15, 1996

Submitted by CorneighHoff on April 15, 2023

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Scheme X A A
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 74
Words 14
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 1, 1, 1

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