KKS V: 278

A poem from the poetry competition at Prince Koresada’s house.


iro kaFaru
aki no kiku wo ba
Fito tose ni
futatabi niFoFu
Fana to koso mire
With their changing hues,
Autumn chrysanthemums have
Within a single year
Two shining moments
In full bloom, or so it seems to me.


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