Sanekata Shū 288

On seeing cormorant fishing boats:

鵜舟さす宇治の川長かずかずにわれのみ嘆く波の上かな

ubune sasu
udi no kaFawosa
kazukazu ni
ware nomi nageku
nami no uFe kana
They pole their boats,
The men of Uji River,
Measureless,
Is my solitary sorrow
Atop the waves…

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