GSS XI: 756

There was a woman who served at court with whom he had had a long relationship, and when she agreed to talk privately with him, but came very late, he composed…

宵のまにはやなぐさめよいその神ふりにし床もうち拂ふべく

yoFi no ma ni
Faya nagusameyo
iso no kami
furinisi toko mo
utiFaraFubeku
Within the night
Hurry and console me!
Age old dust
Has fallen on our bed?
We should sweep it clean!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *