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“Martin Luther King” Haiku

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“Martin Luther King” Haiku

Martin Luther King

What a marvelous leader

Making great speeches

Marching with large crowds

Never becoming angry

A good example

John Eckert, Nov 21, 2019

John Eckert, poet, writer and member of Southeast Senior Center, has lived in Seattle all his life.

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