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Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

Don't Kill That Fly!


Look, don't kill that fly!
It is making a prayer to you
By rubbing its hands and feet.

Submitted: Monday, April 12, 2010

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  • * Sunprincess * (6/1/2014 4:02:00 PM)

    ..........seems like flies are the hot topic for poems....definitely not the first poem, I have read about flies....enjoyed... (Report) Reply

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