SKKS XIV: 1262

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いるかたはさやかなりける月かげをうはのそらにもまちしよゐかな

iru kata wa
sayaka narikeru
tsuki kage o
uwa no sora ni mo
machishi yoi kana
Its setting point
Is now quite clear:
The moonlight
In the heavens’ heights
While I waited here this evening.

Murasaki Shikibu
紫式部

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