SKKS IV: 308

From a hundred poem sequence.


utatane no
asake no sode ni
kawaru nari
narasu ôi no
aki no hatsu kaze
Waking from a doze,
Across my sleeves at dawn
In place of
My wafting fan
Comes the first breeze of autumn.

Princess Shokushi (?-1201)

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