Taigu Ryokan

(1758-1831 / Japan)

For Children Killed In A Smallpox Epidemic - Poem by Taigu Ryokan

When spring arrives
From every tree tip
Flowers will bloom,
But those children
Who fell with last autumn’s leaves
Will never return.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 31, 2010



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