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Two old friends enjoying the Japanese Friendship Garden, Phoenix, Arizona

two old friends
waiting for a thunderclap—
studied nonchalance
~~ ~~ ~~
short on time
best friends forever
seize the day

Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on April 26, 2015, in 3-5-3, Arizona, Blue Monday, Carpe Diem, free form haiku, Haiku Horizons, Japanese Friendship Garden, Kala Ramesh, Phoenix, Shadow Shot Sunday 2 and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 22 Comments.


    I’m drawn to the turquoise pocket book.

  2. Paula Scott Molokai Girl Studio

    Like bookends-old friends.

  3. I bet they were very disappointed.

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      They were! There were rain clouds in the sky (you can’t see them in the photo), but no rain fell.

      On Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 3:15 PM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:


  4. Oh I had not read the second haiku…awesome take on this prompt!!:)

  5. Nice pic of you and your friend !

  6. tiny shadows for grown up women, lol !

  7. Like how these two figures are quietly taking in their surroundings. And it all looks so scenic.

  8. What a nice way to spend time with a friend. Isn’t it fun finding blues to share? Thanks for playing today.

    Happy Blue Monday!

  9. A perfect way to spend the day with good friend. They chose the right colors as well.

  10. Archana Kapoor

    Carpe Diem!!! lovely 🙂

  11. A terrific share, with great words to capture your photo! Thank you

  12. Humorous and heart-warming…but no rain!

  13. That was a cool one on “Short”.

  14. This makes me think of my best friend, 700 miles away!

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