KKS IV: 180

Composed on the evening of the Seventh day.


tanabata ni
kasituru ito no
tosi no wo nagaku
koFi ya wataran
To the Weaver Maid
We offer thread
Stretched out
A year is far, indeed,
Will love span it, I wonder?

Ōshikōchi no Mitsune  (Fl. 898-922)
凡河内 躬恒

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