MYS I: 63

A poem Yamanoe no Okura composed when in China, and thinking of home.


iza kodomo
payaku yamato pe
opotomo no
mitu no pama matu
Hey, now, everyone!
Let’s haste back to Yamato!
In Ōtomo
Upon the beach at Mitsu, the pines
Must long for our return…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *