A chrysanthemum from the beach at Fukiage in the province of Ki.
Fukiage ni tateru
Fana ka aranu ka
nami no yosuru ka
|In the autumn breeze|
Gusting at Fukiage
Are the white chrysanthemums
Blooms, or are the not, and just
The breaking waves?
The Suga Prime Minister [Sugawara no Michizane]
This poem was included in Kokinshū (V:272), where it has a somewhat longer and more explanatory headnote.