SKKS I: 45

When he presented a hundred poem sequence.


mume ga ka ni
mukashi o toeba
haru no tsuki
kotaenu kage zo
sode ni utsureru
In the scent of plum
Lie unanswered questions from long ago-
The Spring moon
Makes no response as its light
Shines on my sleeves.

Fujiwara no Ietaka

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