Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Pot Of Gold

(Image Source: http://en.wikipedia.org)


Steps encased in dreams,
Patience and perseverance,
Sailing in the tale.

Shining pot of gold,
Melts in deceiving colors,
Leprechaun guffaws.


In Ireland, a common legend asserts that a "pot of gold" is to be found at the end of a rainbow, for the person lucky enough to find it. This treasure is, however, guarded by a Leprauchaun.


This Haiku is shared with Carpe Diem and the Prompt is Rainbow.



24 comments:

  1. Yes,a natural phenomena can spawn many such stories. Thanks for sharing, Green!

    Hank

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  2. Loved the Haiku. The search for that elusive pot of gold continues...it is like a mirage.
    Well done !

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  3. I love that tale on the Pot of Gold at the end of the rainbow. I love this set of haiku. For sure in these two haiku you mentioned the magic of the rainbow. Thank you Green Speck for your contribution to Carpe Diem.

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  4. the haiku is very apt ----you write haiku so well -kudos

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  5. I like patience and perseverance, yes, virtues needed to achieve dreams :)

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  6. Wonderful haiku ~ fun photo ~ (A Creative Harbor)

    thanks for stopping by and commenting ^_^

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  7. Wow!! its really wonderful..


    Check this if you have time
    http://odizzey.wordpress.com/2012/10/07/an-untold-story/

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  8. totally wonderful.
    I especially love the guffaw!

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  9. Wow, yes, you also wrote about the pot of gold and the rainbow. As my husband is "The Unknowngnome" I know a lot about these especial people.
    Your first haiku is lovely too.
    :)

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