Sanekata Shū 10

When I was at the Horikawa Palace, and Lady Koma no Myōbu was behind a folding screen, a globeflower was tossed over it, and I realised that His Majesty was there, too.


yaFe nagara
iro mo kaFaranu
yamabuki no
kokonoFe ni nado
sakazu narinisi
Your hues remain unchanged:
O, globeflower,
But within nine folds
Have you bloomless become…?

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