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senbazuru (千羽鶴)

Posted by matt on 17 May 2009

PaperCranes

SENBAZURU

The name given to
one thousand cranes

        –glides into the meadow
        by the boreal lake,
        unencumbered
        by illness, or by cure–

and the wish to name
just one more crane.

M. Salomon

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