SKKS III: 284

On a folding screen of the moon, in the Engi period (901-923).

みそぎする河のせみればからころも日もゆふぐれに浪ぞたちける

misogi suru
kawa no semi nareba
karakoromo
hi mo yūgure ni
nami zo tachikeru
The purifying
River
rapids: all in
Cathay robes
Sashes wound around, at evening time
The waves are rising.

Tsurayuki
貫之

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