SKKS XIII: 1233

Her reply.

たのめをかんたゞさばかりを契にてうきよの中の夢になしてよ

tanome okan
tada sa bakari o
chigiri nite
uki yo no naka no
yume ni nashite yo
I’ll make that promise!
For ’tis such a little thing
To vow;
This cruel world of ours:
Look upon it as a dream!

The Mother of Fujiwara no Sada’ie

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