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A Caterpillar

Rating: 3.1
A caterpillar,
this deep in fall--
still not a butterfly.


Translated by Robert Hass
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COMMENTS
niggga 12 May 2019
is this its gay im gonna kms
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Samin Bakshi 30 June 2018
The appropriateness of every stage of life is integral to the process. Regardless of its beauty that surrounds, the true beauty is in the flaw.
4 1 Reply
Guxcxxxxxs 26 April 2018
Quiteeeeeëasdasdasdasdsadsa
2 3 Reply
M Asim Nehal 13 December 2016
Excellent - Something is fishy and wrong.
4 4 Reply
Walterrean Salley 22 November 2016
(A Caterpillar - Poem by Matsuo Basho.) **A flaw in nature; delayed process. Love the verse.
2 4 Reply
Michelle Claus 17 April 2014
I'm still not a butterfly, either... still developing
16 8 Reply
Dasha Y 03 June 2008
i hate this poem blah it
8 29 Reply

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