Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

The Oak Tree - Poem by Matsuo Basho

The oak tree:
not interested
in cherry blossoms.


Translated by Robert Hass

Topic(s) of this poem: tree


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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 23, 2014


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