SKKS XVI: 1471

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世中をおもへばなべてちる花のわが身をさてもいづちかもせん

yo no naka o
omoeba nabete
chiru hana no
wa ga mi o sate mo
izuchi ka mo sen
When, on this world of ours
I think, all is as
Scattered blossom;
Of me, in the end
What is to become, I wonder?

The Monk Saigyō
西行

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