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prayer lighthouse
now memento mori


original artwork copyright  ai  li  2002








for Robert Spiess
Editor of Modern Haiku



all my prayers and warm wishes are with you Bob
and thank you for all your past kindness




come night
and tears are warm
you remember birthday candles
blown-out breath



an old man
at the window
snow on his bench




ai    li

haiku & tanka copyright ai li 2002





13 March 2002 update







In  Memoriam   Robert  Spiess

16 October 1921  -  13 March 2002





up at six
morning star
in your empty room


ai   li




to a fellow Libran, who published the above haiku
in Modern Haiku Vol. XXX No. 2.

safe journey Bob




haiku copyright ai li 2002