The last leaf - Haiku

Carpe Diem #873 starts with Chèvrefeuille's poignant haiku.

just one leaf
struggles with the wind
like Basho

© Chèvrefeuille

It reminded me of O.Henry's The Last Leaf.

the leaf struggles
life's purpose revealed
divine words

Thanks always, Kristjaan.

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Carpe Diem #873 Deeper into the North: men of this world; picking up rice seedlings; backpack and sword