Suitcase – Trois-par-Huit

The Trois-par-Huit was created by Lorraine M. Kanter.

Trois-par-Huit (Three-by-Eight or Octa-Tri for short), a poem containing three stanzas of 3, 3 and 2 lines OR 3, 2 and 3 lines: 8 lines total with a syllable count of 3, 6, 9, 12, 12, 9, 6, 3. The rhyming pattern is AAB BBC CC where the last line is the title of the poem and summarizes the meaning of the poem. *Note: These poems are to appear center aligned.



travel bag
for my clothes to be dragged
and other personal possessions

a huge valise and a hand luggage that fastens
always full to the brim, never learn my lessons
especially when I travel home

I always seem to roam
bye, shalom

(c) ladyleemanila 2016

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