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MYS IV: 776

A poem sent by Lady Ki to Yakamochi.


kotodesi pa
ta ga koto ni aru ka
woyamada no
napasiro midu no
naka yodo ni site
To offer sweet words first,
Who might that have been?
Among the tiny paddy fields
The waters round the seedlings
Have become quite stagnant!

Lady Ki