MYS XVII: 4018

港風寒く吹くらし奈呉の江に妻呼び交し鶴多に鳴く

minato kaze
samuku pukurasi
nago no e ni
tuma yobikapasi
tadusapa ni naku
The wind from off the harbor
Blows chill, and
Across the inlet of Nago
Calling to their mates
Are many noisy cranes…

Ōtomo no Yakamochi
大伴家持

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