Yosa Buson

(1716 - 1784 / Osaka / Japan)

The Behavior Of The Pigeon - Poem by Yosa Buson

The behavior of the pigeon
is beyond reproach,
but the mountain cuckoo?


Translated by Robert Hass


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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (1/3/2016 1:48:00 AM)


    The behavior of the pigeon
    is beyond reproach,
    but the mountain cuckoo? ....Lovely.
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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