[KS] Roh Moo Hyun commits suicide
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Sun May 24 03:10:26 EDT 2009
Here is another one:
On the Power of Words
A man (perhaps an honest one?)
but vulnerable; tired,too --
For months newspapers cite suspicions
and make them sound like proven facts
and blaming, citing rumors
TV, too, daily sells sensations guised as news
... accused of ...
... is said to have ...
... supporters disappointed ...
... former icon ...
... intangled in a scandal ...
who'd ever need a knife to kill.....
To: koreanstudies at koreaweb.ws
Date: Sun, 24 May 2009 00:48:56 -0400
From: ifenkl at aol.com
Subject: Re: [KS] Roh Moo Hyun commits suicide
A sijo for Roh, in his own words.
Occurrence at Owl Rock
(6:40 a.m., Saturday, May 23, 2009)
for Roh Moo-hyun
Too many people suffer
because of me; I no longer
symbolize the values that
you pursue. You should discard me.
The rest of my life will be just
a burden to others. I
have lost my health; I cannot
do anything. I cannot read
books, cannot write. No sorrow.
No blame. It is all just karma--
life and death are nature’s fractals.
Raise me a stone near my home.
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