MYS III: 265

A poem by Naga no Okimaro.

苦しくも降り來る雨か三輪の崎狭野の渡りに家もあらなくに

kurusikumo
purikuru ame ka
miwa no saki
sano no watari ni
ipe mo aranaku ni
How painful it is:
For the rain to come a’falling here,
Upon the strand at Miwa,
For at the ferry port of Sano,
I have no home at all…

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