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The Empire State Building
A peach kabob1
A home for gods2
At the very tip
Kong loses his grip3
Fourth in height4
Icon of might5
Art deco-ly grand6
©Mary Lee Hahn, 2014
2 In Rick Riordan's Percy Jackson series, Mount Olympus is the Empire State Building.
3 King Kong tried to escape his captors by climbing the Empire State Building, but it didn't work out the way he planned.
4 In North America...for the time being.
5 The nickname of the state of New York is "The Empire State," a reference to its wealth and resources.
6 The Empire State Building's art deco style is typical of pre-WWII architecture in New York City.
Carol's "Edgewalk" from yesterday's CN Tower is a must-read at Carol's Corner.
Kevin annotated his poem for today, "Empires Rise and Fall," on Poetry Genius. (He is one, by the way.)