SKS IX: 333

Composed in despite of a man.

あしかれと思はぬ山の峰にだにおふなる物を人の歎きは

asi kare to
omoFanu yama no
mine ni dani
oFu naru mono wo
Fito no nageki Fa
Go and cut reeds!
I will not think it-on that mountain
Peak all that
Grows is
Sadness, yet I…

Izumi Shikibu
和泉式部

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