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Ho Xuan Huong Poems

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by Huong, Ho Xuan
 I am like a jackfruit on the tree.
To taste you must plug me quick, while fresh:
the skin rough, the pulp thick, yes,
but oh, I warn you against touching --
the rich juice will gush and stain your hands...Read more of this...

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