National Poetry Month (8/30): Great Gatsby in 5-7-5

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
(this one’s for an old friend)

The last line of this,
The “And so we beat on” part,
Makes me think of you.

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(Participate in National Poetry Month! Add your own haiku in the comments, and I’ll post my favorite reader contributions in May!)

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3 Responses to “National Poetry Month (8/30): Great Gatsby in 5-7-5”

  1. RogerBW Says:

    Ghastly bunch of clowns
    Prancing ever faster: yes,
    but why should I care?

  2. megwood Says:

    (GREAT one, Roger!) (I’m not a Fitzgerald fan, so bring on the criticism!)

  3. Liz Says:

    I can’t remember
    If I read the book, or just
    Looked at the movie

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