Haiku 3 – The Haiku Master

To fully understand the following haiku, a bit of vocabulary needs to be explained.  In Japanese. an on is roughly equivalent (but not exactly equal) to a syllable.  Not being Japanese, I’m not even going to try to explain the differences…that’s what wikipedia is for.

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the haiku master

needs seventeen on, so writes

“hippopotamus”

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