Hong Kong sounds

Hong Kong sounds

Cityscape
skyscrape
Mercedes Benz bus goes
Mongkok sunrise
concrete
block
block
block

hard hat
sunlight
construction site
truck backing
truck backing
truck backing
black pyjama amah
marketing
wax duck
pot luck
tiger balm
dim sum

Star Felly
Day Star Night Star
caterpillar walk on water
Hung Hom
Hung Hom
ho hum
Carlsie Bergie
Susie Wongzie
Hang Seng up down

ding dong Deng (Xiao Ping)
dong
Maggie Thatcher in Beijing
stir-fry
iron dry
nineteen ninety
nineteen ninety
all the sevens
bingo
mah jong
Hong Kong
yum sing!


from The Other Hemisphere (Three Continents Press 1991, Butterfly Books 1991), copyright © Jan Kemp 1991, used by permission of the author

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1Puriri

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2Hexandra in recess

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3Master of Ceremonies

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4Poem for R A K Mason (1905 - 1971)

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5Night Poem

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6Old Railway Guard

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7Turkey Talk

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8In golden smock, walking

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9Down the first road

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10West Coast town

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11Pohutukawa

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12Walking a beach

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13Atalanta

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14Melanion on the waterfront

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15Chagall windows, Fraumunster, Zurich

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16To my father, M.H.K.

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17Hong Kong sounds

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18The other hemisphere

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19The dance of hemispheres

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20Father's metamorphosis

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21Sky crosses, Singapore

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22At Kikowhakerere Bay

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23The terrible angel

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24Truth

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25Song of Noah's wife

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26The Ballad of Donna Quixote

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27Ship

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28Wedding / Naming / Bells

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29Snow or Alles ist klar

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30Centuries

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31Crux Australis - Te Paki o Autahi - Southern Cross

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32Dante's 'heaven'

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33'We are all newcomers'

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34Our Paradise

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35'Naked ladies' near Otama Beach, Coromandel Peninsula

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36A pukeko's trip south

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37Swimming

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38Bowl spoon table

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39Best friends

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40A childhood secret

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41Glance

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42On news of a poet's death: I II IV

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43Someone kissed me

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44E la selva oscura, non c'e?

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45He reads his poem aloud

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46Being Beatrice

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47Beatus

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48crossing fields

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49Swiss apple

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50Cornish hymn

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51on Shepherd's Hill

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52blasted harvest

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53Millet's L'Angelus

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54Red Lamp

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55Sue sewing

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56Chronoclocking

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