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Unformatted text preview: EXPLANATION: During summer, it feels so annoying because of the hot temperature. We feel lots of sweat drenching throughout our body. HARVEST MOON If only we could Add a handle to the moon It would make a good fan!-So Kan EXPLANATION: To control the full moon will be the greatest wish of a farmer. When full moon happens, it denotes that it is already harvesting time. For a farmer, he tends to make harvesting faster for him to earn a lot. The haiku is combined with the joke at the end. OLD AGE When one is gold One is envied by the people-Oh, but its cold.-Issa(translated by H.G Anderson) EXPLANATION: When a person is getting old, he became so jealous to people younger than him. He was also jealous about others who still have good physical appearance. It seems like his LIFE is over. At the end, his jealousy was overcome by the coldness he feel because his body was too old....
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- Spring '11
- Rain, Kobayashi Issa, Yosa Buson, H.G Anderson, morning glory vine