SKKS XI: 1000

Her reply.

もろともにあはれといはず人しれぬとはずがたりをわれのみやせん

morotomo ni
aware to iwazu
hito shirenu
towazugatari wo
ware nomi ya sen
You, too,
Suffer-had you not spoken
Hidden from the eyes of others
All unbidden
Would I alone have sent to you.

The Mother of Major Councillor [Fujiwara no] Toshikata

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