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MALAYSIAN TANKA ECHOES 77: DESPERATE DEMAGOGUE

MALAYSIAN TANKA ECHOES 77: DESPERATE DEMAGOGUE

 

 

Kan responded to haiku 226 with a haiku thus:

 

Fork road to the right

Pave with peace, joy and friendship

Climbing Everest

 

This is my response in a tanka:

 

trekking Everest

fatal neuroeconomics

gamblers quirk of fate

high stake for senseless rewards

doomed desperate demagogue