A Cicada Shell Poem by Matsuo Basho

Matsuo Basho

Iga Province / Japan

A Cicada Shell

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A cicada shell;
it sang itself
utterly away.


Translated by R.H. Blyth

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Aliasger 03 January 2020

Super duper

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Kirin Kapin 02 April 2007

this is my favorite haiku.

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