Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

Ungraciously - Poem by Matsuo Basho

Ungraciously, under
a great soldier's empty helmet,
a cricket sings

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  • Donna Jones (7/14/2016 7:54:00 AM)

    So insightful wow Tis wonderful (Report) Reply

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  • (10/3/2015 2:44:00 PM)

    the beauty of odd - man and nature,
    peerless Basho
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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010

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