SKKS II: 165

On a folding screen.

くれぬとはおもふものからふぢなみのさけるやどには春ぞひさしき

kurenu to wa
omouru mono kara
fujinami no
sakeru yado ni wa
haru zo hisashiki
It is past and gone
I feel yet, where
Wisteria waves
Bloom in this house
Spring will last forever.

Tsurayuki
貫之

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