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One Hundred Poems

One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets

 

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Poem 71
 
 
 

   yū sareba

kadota no inaba

   otozurete

ashi no maroya ni

akikaze zo fuku

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-- Great Counselor Tsunenobu (Minamoto no Tsunenobu)

 

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Poem 72
 
 
 

   oto ni kiku

Takashi no hama no

   adanami wa

kakeji ya sode no

nure mo koso sure

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   yyyyy

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-- Yūshi Naishinnō-ke Kii

 

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Poem 73
 
 
 

   Takasago no

onoe no sakura

   sakinikeri

Toyama no kasumi

tatazu mo aranamu

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   yyyyy

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-- Former Middle Counselor Masafusa Oe no Masafusa

 

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Poem 74
 
 
 

   ukarikeru

hito o hatsuse no

   yamaoroshi

kaze hageshikare

to wa oranu mono o

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   yyyyy

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-- Minamoto no Toshiyori

 

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Poem 75
 
 
 

   chigiri o kishi

sasemo ga tsuyu o

   inochi nite

aware kotoshi no

aki mo inumeri

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   yyyyy

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-- Fujiwara no Mototoshi

 

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Poem 76
 
 
 

   wata no hara

kogiidete mireba

   hisakata no

kumoi magou

Okitsu shiranami

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   yyyyy

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-- Fujiwara no Tadamichi [actually a long title]

 

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Poem 77
 
 
 

   se o hayami

iwa ni sekaruru

   takigawa no

warete mo sue ni

awamu to zo omou

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   yyyyy

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-- Sutoku In Retired Emperor Sutoku

 

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Poem 78
 
 
 

   Awajishima

kayou chidori no

   naku koe ni

ikuyo nezamenu

Suma no sekimori

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-- Minamoto no Kanemasa

 

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Poem 79
 
 
 

   akikaze ni

tanabiku kumo no

   taema yori

moreizuru tsuki no

kage no sayakesa

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   yyyyy

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-- Fujiwara no Akisuke

 

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Poem 80
 
 
 

   nagakaramu

kokoro mo shirazu

   kurokami no

midarete kesa wa

mono o koso omoe

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-- Taikenmon-in Horikawa

 

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