SKKS VI: 624

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野邊見ればお花がもとのおもひ草かれゆく冬になりぞしにける

nobe mireba
obana ga moto no
omoigusa
kareyuku fuyu ni
nari zo shinikeru
When I look across the fields,
Beneath the miscanthus grass
The tender plants
Are withered; Winter is
Here, at last.

Izumi Shikibu
和泉式部

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