Sent to a woman who had fled from him.
mozi no sekimori
iku tabi ka
kokoro dukusi ni
|Love – with that
Word I am warden of the barrier at Moji;
How many times have
I written it?
To the utter exhaustion of my heart!
Fujiwara no Akisuke (1090-1155)
This poem is also: Akisuke-shū 顕輔集 (1155?) 5.