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SKKS IV: 343

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をきて見んとおもひしほどにかれにけりつゆよりけなるあさがほの花

okite min to
omoishi hodo ni
karenikeri
tsuyu yori kenaru
asagao no hana
Dropped upon, I’ll place them here within my sight,
Yet while that thought was in my mind
They had withered;
More fleeting than the dewdrops are
Morning glory flowers.

Sone no Yoshitada
曾禰好忠