KKS IV: 206

Composed on the first goose.

まつ人にあらぬ物からはつかりのけさなくこゑのめづらしきかな

matsu Fito ni
aranu mono kara
Fatukari no
kesa naku kowe no
medurasiki kana
The one I’m waiting for,
Indeed, came not, yet,
The first goose
Cry this morning:
How precious it was!

Ariwara no Motokata
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