SKKS XI: 1035

On ‘hidden love’ in a hundred poem sequence.

わすれてはうちなげかるゝゆふべかなわれのみしりてすぐる月日を

wasurete wa
uchinagekaruru
yūbe kana
ware nomi shirite
suguru tsuki hi o
To be forgotten is
A cause for sorrow
On this evening…
I alone know
The passing of the months and days.

Princess Shokushi
式子内親王

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