KKS XII: 567

A poem from the Poetry Contest held by the Empress Dowager during the Reign of the Kanpyō Emperor.


kimi koFuru
namida no toko ni
mi wo tukusi to zo
ware Fa narinuru
Loving you
With tears my bed
Has completely filled, so
A channel buoy, exhausted,
Have I become.

Fujiwara no Okikaze

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