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lamesa

Lamesa

La-may-suh –
Spanish. Now, Texan –
La-meese-uh.

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gruene

Gruene

Groon? Groon-ee?
Just think of color
And say “Green”.

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* The haiku I write are lines of 3-5-3 syllables instead of 5-7-5.

See Haiku article here for explanation, if needed: https://thebardonthehill.wordpress.com/2011/08/08/haiku/

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© Dennis Allen Lange and thebardonthehill.wordpress.com, 2018.

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Luckenbach

Lucky guess?
No, not Luck-in-back.
Luke-in-bock.

Palacios

Puh-lash-us
Almost palatial
And precious.

Dime Box

Say it right –
You won’t even earn
A nickel.

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* The haiku I write are lines of 3-5-3 syllables instead of 5-7-5.

See Haiku article here for explanation, if needed: https://thebardonthehill.wordpress.com/2011/08/08/haiku/
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© Dennis Allen Lange and thebardonthehill.wordpress.com, 2017.

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