Eikyū hyakushu 251

折る菊の露に濡れぬる今日よりや千年の秋に逢はむとすらむ

oru kiku no
tsuyu ni nurenuru
kyō yori ya
chitose no aki ni
awamu to suramu
Picked chrysanthemums’
Dew dampens us
Today – will we
For a thousand years of autumns
Decide to meet together?

Higo, from the Residence of the Kyōgoku Regent
京極関白家肥後

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