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The Tale of Tzar Saltan, (Flight of the Bumblebee)

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The Tale of Tzar Saltan, (Flight of the Bumblebee)

Swan-Bird; instruct me and pray ye swift
That I might show (Babs) as villainous
For he forced Father's self-abolishment to his beloved gift
Thrice- as insect- my revenge has proven venomous
So out of the sea- my flight becomes son-ominous

http://enwikipedia.org/wiki/Flight_of_the_Bumblebee

Inspirations:
Aleksandr Pushkin's original poem

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April 14th 2009
Contest Sponsor: Brian Strand

Written in Quintain (English) form: rhyming sequence of ababb, no set measure or foot
All rights reserved - reposted 6-3-09

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  1. Date: 6/4/2009 9:54:00 PM
    Great entry to Brian's Contest, Sandra! Brilliant! Best wishes. Ruben.

  1. Date: 6/4/2009 5:51:00 AM
    Excellent! Perfect for Brians contest and I love the Quitain English form. I see a winner for sure :) Love Christie