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3 haiku about the effigies and New Year in Cuenca.

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Haiku up in smoke

0544ea51cd02e409a6eb229feb34dddfby Brian Gallagher10 Aug 2014

Burned in effigy,
yesteryear goes up in smoke,
fouling new year's air.

Yet as time goes by,
in & out & in & out,
we all keep breathing,

each year resolving
our lives will renew themselves.
(Just don't hold your breath.)