water lilies

門さきにうつむきあふや百合の花

kadosaki ni     utsumukiau ya     yuri no hana

at the front gate
dropping their heads
lilies blooming

-Shiki

 

Art by Ohara Koson (1877-1945) 小原古邨 Water Lily, 1920

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