SKKS I: 79

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よしの山さくらがえだにゆきちりて花をそげなるとしにもあるかな

yoshino yama
sakura ga eda ni
yuki chirite
hana wo sogenaru
toshi ni mo aru kana
O, Mount Yoshino!
On the cherry branches
Sits snow –
The blossom will be late
This year, I fear.

The Monk Saigyō
西行

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