SKKS II: 102

Composed on the spirit of desiring mountain blossoms, when he was Great Minister of the Centre.


shirayuki no
tanabiku yama no
izure o hana to
yukite oramashi
Snow, white,
Trails across the mountain’s
Knowing which are blossom
I would go, and pluck them.

The Former Kyōgoku Regent and Prime Minister [Fujiwara no Morozane (1042-1101)]

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