An Elfje for KOH

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An Elfje for KOH:

photographs;
beautiful – kind
words and wishes –
a distant perspective yet
similar

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photographs; beautiful – kind words and wishes –
a distant perspective yet similar
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Shashin; utsukushī – yasashī kotoba to negai – mada onajiyōna tōku no shiten
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写真;美しい – 優しい言葉と願い –
まだ同じような遠くの視点
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The wishes and kind words – beautiful; – Photos
Point of view as far still the same

I tried to take this Elfje, a five line poem and translate it.
For ease, I put it into two sentences (1).
Then I put it through a translator program and came up with (2)
and also posted the caricatures (3) and then ran (3) back
through the translator (4).

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We may live in different parts of the world, but we are all human.
We share many similar attributes. May we find blessings and peace.

Watashitachiha, sekai no samazamana bubun ni sunde iru kamo shiremasenga,
watashitachiha subete no ningendearu. Watashitachiha, ōku no ruiji shita zokusei
o kyōyū suru. Watashitachiha shukufuku to heian o mitsukeru koto ga dekimasu.

©JP/davh

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Perplexed Not Vexed

A dense winter fog blocks the earlier rising of this days’ sun
Allowing me to reflect on my expectations and the scattered wishes
Of those who think they are in control of my fate…while trying to order theirs
Forgetting that I had already worked two Saturday’s this month when one is my limit,
I was asked to work a third – Not going to happen (I keep telling myself; be strong)

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Sweet Reminders

Lines made in sugar frosting
Are fleeting
Birthday wishes with some roses
Are for eating
Frosting made of sugar can draw you in…

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