MYS XVI: 3840

A poem composed by Lord Ikeda, mocking Lord Ōmiwa, the Governor of Oki:


teradera no
megaki mawosaku
opomiwa no
wogaki tabarite
sono ko umapamu
All the temples’
Hungry ghost girls call, and
To Ōmiwa
The starving man wed them!
What child would then be born?

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