Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

Spring Rain - Poem by Matsuo Basho

Spring rain
leaking through the roof
dripping from the wasps' nest.

Translated by Robert Hass

Comments about Spring Rain by Matsuo Basho

  • (1/7/2012 11:06:00 PM)

    Autumn dew
    enough to make the grass
    spring up!
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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