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8/25/2003 c1 37handle187
Hrmm, first of all it would be good to respond respectfully, we don't to start a flame war.

Second of all, nobody mentioned that Kimigayo (1.) was a haiku, (2.) contained 17 syllables, I said that it contains 17 *WORDS*.
8/25/2003 c1 1Monica-jane
You're wrong, the national anthem is Tanka not Haiku

Kimiga yo

wa Chiyoni Yachiyoni

Sazareishi no

Iwao to narite

Koke no musumade

Tanka for your info is 5 lines and 31 sylables. and Haiku is 3 lines and 17 sylables
8/24/2003 c1 100Keep it 100
Wow. That really is interesting.

~Heart of the Sword
8/24/2003 c1 57tofujunky
No way! Seventeen! Now that's very interesting.

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