Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

A Bee - Poem by Matsuo Basho

A bee
staggers out
of the peony.


Translated by Robert Hass


Comments about A Bee by Matsuo Basho

  • Rookie Keyaki Zelkova (8/17/2010 9:18:00 PM)

    I think this is cute. (Report) Reply

    9 person liked.
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  • Rookie Stanton Hager (9/15/2006 11:27:00 AM)

    I usually
    STAGGER out
    of a Basho poem (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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