SIS I: 5

From a folding screen with a picture of the moon, in the Engi period (901-23).


aratama no
tosi tatikaFeru
asita yori
mataruru mono Fa
uguFisu no kowe
Once again anew
The year is come upon us;
And by the ’morrow
We will have waited long
To hear the warbler’s song.

The Monk Sosei

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