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Eikyū hyakushu 155

Fans (扇)

つねよりも身にもしむかな夕ざれの君にあふぎのかぜの気色は

tsune yori mo
mi ni mo shimu kana
yūsare no
kimi ni ōgi no
kaze no keshiki wa
More than normal does
It pierce my soul!
At early evening,
The sight of you
By fan’s breeze brushed…

Minamoto no Akinaka

An allusive variation on: Horikawa hyakushu 646.