Sanboku kikashū VIII: 1155

恋草に染かへりたる色なれば思ひそめけむ日をぞ恨むる

koFigusa ni
simikaFeritaru
iro nareba
omoFisomekemu
Fi wo zo uramuru
The lovely grasses’
Have ever staining
Hues, so
When it seemed I was first deeply dyed with love –
That day I do hate!

Minamoto no Toshiyori
源俊頼

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