SKKS XII: 1132

For the Poetry Contest in One Hundred Rounds, held at the Residence of the Regent and Palace Minister.

ふじのねのけぶりもなほぞたちのぼるうへなき物はおもひなりけり

fuji no ne no
keburi mo nao zo
tachinoboru
ue naki mono wa
omoinarikeri
From the peak of Fuji
The smoke yet
Rises up, but
Nothing tops
The fires of my passion.[i]

Lord Ietaka

A kuzushiji version of the poem's text.
Created with Soan.

[i] An allusive variation on SIS XIV: 891.

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