Monday, April 28, 2014

X is for...

‎Xanadu - therein 
Long long ago, Kublai Khan
Did that pleasure thing

With sincere apologies to STC - and anyone reading this :-) 


Sent from my BlackBerry 10 smartphone.

4 comments:

  1. I've never read it, so you haiku is fine with me ^_^

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  2. I'm with Helen. I never read it either so yours works great for me! :)

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  3. Helen, River, here's the link: http://www.xamuel.com/kubla-khan-poem/

    I learned that poem in high school. The first stanza, with its wonderful rhythm, has remained ever with me.

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  4. Not an easy poem to understand Kevin and takes reading it a couple of times but the breakdown written below in the post gives insight. I did like it very much, even if it was more unusual in its stanzas.

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