Terry L. Young


Indochine, a Haiku Trilogy


On the forest floor
The surreptitious tigers
Blend with the dead leaves.

Smoke on the mountain
Denotes enemy movements.
Tigers are hungry.

An old man crying
By the river denotes war.
The tigers are gone.

Submitted: Thursday, September 21, 2006
Edited: Friday, September 17, 2010

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