Masaoki Shiki

(1867 - 1902)

Tanka 02 - Poem by Masaoki Shiki

the plaintain at the veranda's edge
unfolds its coiled leaves,
its jewels,
and veils the water basin
in five feet of green

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  • Gold Star - 8,689 Points Herbert Guitang (4/27/2014 5:31:00 AM)

    with a profundity of message. Classic (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

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