Ono no Komachi

(c. 825—c. 900) / Japan)

In This World - Poem by Ono no Komachi

In this world
the living grow fewer,
the dead increase
how much longer
must I carry this body of grief?


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 2, 2010



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