KKS VI: 328

Composed at a poetry competition held by Her Majesty, the Empress, during the Kanpyô period.

白雪のふりてつもれる山ざとはすむ人さへや思ひきゆらむ

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

Mibu no Tadamine
壬生忠岑

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