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FGS XIII: 1241

From among her love poems.


kaku ya wa to
oboeshi kiwa mo
subete hito ni wa
narade zo aramashi
Can I endure more?
I wondered at my limits:
That’s how I felt;
If only all of it—including him—
Had never been: that’s what I wish now!

The Daughter of Noriyoshi, Junior First Rank

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