French Frigate Shoals--25th Anniversary

A Cinquaine for June 1st

by Patrick H., Age 12

A cinquaine is a poem with a strict form based on its syllables, somewhat like a haiku. The cinquaine, however, has lines of 2, 4, 6, 8, and 2 syllables. When Ursula's class began studying this poetry form, one of her students wanted to compose a cinquaine honouring the 25th Anniversary. Here is the result.

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French Frigate Shoals--25th Anniversary

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