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4 senryu (the modest)


Beautiful horses
But it is the modest mule
That carries our load

Tidy office building
Busy and efficient place
Kept clean by janitors

Our great cities
Without armies of cleaners
Uninhabitable

Galloping filly
Bets are on black beauty
The jenny won

Submitted: Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

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