Now I understand!

Saigyo 1118 (Kyoto) – 1190



Now I understand!
When to remember me
She vowed,
She said she would forget me,
But kindly!

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Saigyō Hōshi was a famous Japanese poet of the late Heian and early Kamakura period. more…

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