Kokin rokujō I: 333

照る月を昼かと見れば暁に羽核搔く鴫もあらじとそ思ふ

teru tuki wo
Firu ka to mireba
akatuki ni
Fane kaku sigi mo
arazi to zo omoFu
The shining moon
Makes it seem like noon, so
With the dawn,
Beating their wings, even the snipe
Have gone, I feel.

Ki no Tsurayuki
紀貫之

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