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GSIS XIV: 806

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日にそへて憂事のみも増る哉暮ては頓て明けずもあらなむ

Fi ni soFete
uki koto nomi mo
masaru kana
kurete Fa yagate
akezu mo aranamu
All throughout the day
My misery alone
Has been overwhelming;
And with the dusk, in the end
It seems there is no hope of dawn.

The Former Nishinomiya Minister of the Left
西宮前左大臣
(Minamoto no Taka’akira 源高明)