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Camel

Poet: Shinkichi Takahashi

The camel’s humps
shifted with clouds.

Such solitude beheads!
My arms stretch

beyond mountain peaks,
flame in the desert.

Shell

Poet: Shinkichi Takahashi

Nothing, nothing at all
     is born,
dies, the shell says again
     and again
from the depth of hollowness
     its body
swept off by tide —