GSS XVI: 1178

When no one enquired after him after he was in seclusion having lost his job.

おほあらきの森の草とやなりにけんかりにだに來てとふ人のなき

oFoaraki no
mori no kusa to ya
nariniken
kari ni dani kite
toFu Fito no naki
As the great Araki
Forest flowers
Am I become?
To come and cut them (even for the sake of it)
No one visits at all.

Mibu no Tadamine
壬生忠岑

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