Yosa Buson

(1716 - 1784 / Osaka / Japan)

Evening wind


Evening wind:
water laps
the heron's legs.


Translated by Robert Hass

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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  • Rookie Cynthia Piller (3/10/2006 6:31:00 PM)

    Just wondering if there is more to this poem than what shows on this page, and what does 'translated by Robert Hass' mean? (Report) Reply

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