Eikyū hyakushu 139

身に近くなるとはすれど衣川一重にのみはえこそたのまね

mi ni chikaku
naru to wa suredo
koromogawa
hitoe ni nomi wa
e koso tanomane
Close to my flesh:
To that I am accustomed, yet
The River Robe
In just a single layer:
In that I cannot place my trust!

Lady Higo from the Residence of the Kyōgyoku Regent
京極関白家肥後

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