(Kamo-no-Chomei, born at Kamo 1154, died at Toyama on Mount Hino, 24th June 1216)
Swirl sleeping in the waterfall!
On motionless pools scum appearing
Eaves formal on the zenith,
lofty city Kyoto,
wealthy, without antiquities!
Housebreakers clamber about,
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Topic(s) of this poem: poverty