SKKS X: 938

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月見ばと契をきてしふるさとの人もやこよひ袖ぬらすらん

tsuki miba to
chigiri okiteshi
furusato no
hito mo ya koyoi
sode nurasuran
‘When we see the moon…’
We made our vow;
Left at home
Does he, too, on this night
Have soaking sleeves, I wonder?

The Monk Saigyō
西行

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