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Ken Finstuen

The Phrase That Will Live In Infamy (Cinquain)

Bill said,
'it all depends, '
(at his impeachment trial)
'on what the meaning of the word
'is' is.'

Submitted: Friday, April 26, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

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A five line Cinquain poem in the syllabic pattern of 2-4-6-8-2 about
President William Jefferson Clinton, based on a comment in:
Obama, B. The Audacity of Hope, Crown Publ. (2006) , pg.78.

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