Sanekata Shū 113

Sent to a lady at the palace, attached to an ear of flowering miscanthus.

これを見よ契らぬ野邊の尾花だにことこそいはね靡くものをな

kore wo miyo
tigiranu nobe no
obana dani
koto koso iFane
nabiku mono wo na
Look on this well!
Though it has made no pledge, even the field’s
Miscanthus,
Wordlessly
Leans down…

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