SKKS XVII: 1612

On new herbs, from a hundred poem sequence he presented to the Grand Shrine.

けふとてやいそなつむらんいせしまやいちしのうらのあまのをとめご

kyô tote ya
isona tsumuran
ise shima ya
ichishi no ura no
ama no otomego
Today’s the day, and so
I wonder, will they gather seaweeds?
On the isle of Ise
At the beach of Ichishi,
The fisher-maids…

Master of the Dowager Empress’ Household Office Toshinari
藤原俊成

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