Senryu: Hope

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The hope of mankind
Lies in one simple word: LOVE
Deep, enduring LOVE.

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Linda Lee Lyberg

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Grandpa

Vaudeville theatre
All I have is a torn, grainy photograph of a man I hardly knew.
He was a contortionist in Vaudeville and the photo shows him folded in two like a piece of paper. Folks who knew him told me he could put his head between his legs and get his wallet out of his back pocket with his teeth. I never saw this myself, but that’s his legend.

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