Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

Having Slept, The Cat Gets Up - Poem by Kobayashi Issa

Having slept, the cat gets up,
yawns, goes out
to make love.

Translated by Robert Hass

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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