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Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 03/30/2012

Haiku of the day

We couldn’t resist. (Horst Ossinger - AFP/GETTY IMAGES)
One last spring haiku from our haiku contest winner, Stephen McClurg, to round out the week.

I hear spring begin.
Not a chirrup, but a hum —
distant lawnmowers.

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