Captain Nemo (a tanka)

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Far beneath the seas,
I travel league upon league,
Free from tyranny.
Everyone I had is gone,
I am nobody to you.

11/18-11/21/16

Picture: An illustration from Jules Verne’s novel “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” (1866-69) drawn by George Roux. From Wikimedia Commons.

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