"High dwellings are the peace and harmony of our descendants.
Remember the calamity of the great tsunamis.
Do not build any homes below this point." 1.
rhythm-robbed surf spilled on stone-carved kanji
autumn wind –
the weight of loneliness
Issa's heart and mind
translated by David G. Lanoue
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