KKS VI: 328

Composed for the Poetry Contest held by the Empress Dowager during the reign of the Kanpyō Emperor.


sirayuki no
Furite tumoreru
yamazato Fa
sumu Fito saFe ya
The white snow
Has fallen, drifted high around
The mountain home;
Might even he who lives there
Be buried in melancholy?

Mibu no Tadamine

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