KKS I: 6

Composed on the snow resting on the trees.

春立てば花とや見らむ白雪のかかれる枝にうぐひすぞなく

Faru tateba
Fana to ya miramu
sirayuki no
kakareru eda ni
uguFisu zo naku
Spring is swelling
Is that blossom I see?
White snow
Hanging on the branches
Where the warbler sings.

The Monk Sosei
素性法師

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