Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

A Man Infirm - Poem by Matsuo Basho

A man, infirm
With age, slowly sucks
A fish bone.

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  • (11/22/2016 7:39:00 PM)

    (A Man Infirm - Poem by Matsuo Basho.) **Time brings change for each of us, and in a myriad ways. (Report) Reply

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  • Fabrizio Frosini (7/14/2015 5:45:00 AM)

    un'immagine di vecchiaia e povertà..
    an image of old age and poverty..
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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010

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