SZS VI: 414

When the Monk En’i invited people to take part in a hundred poem sequence, he composed this on drizzle.


maya no nokiba no
Fodo naki ni
yagate sasi’iru
tuki no kage kana
Fallen rain dripping
From the leaning eaves
So shallow that
Swiftly in pours
The moonlight.

Fujiwara no Sada’ie

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