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While vacationing in Thailand
A short time ago
Touring a temple
Where all the monks go

While visiting with a Frenchman
I perchance had met
After many pleasantries
He had to laugh
Explaining, you Americans
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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Topic(s) of this poem: life
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
This happened in 2010 while visiting a mountain top Buddhist temple in Nakhon Sawan. I did not have a response for him that day and I still don't know quite what to say.
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Barney Rooney 08 January 2016
just had a dander among your poems Hank, to lighten a winter's evening, and the thought that was coming together from each picture sort of came together in this wry poem, (apart from the Trump approval one....we'll disagree on that one) . Trust that all is well with you and yours. Barney
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Kim Barney 03 September 2014
Nice. My response might have been something like Isn't it better to see the bright side of things? We can choose to be happy, so why shouldn't we?
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