A good world –

My cane hooked upon the wall,

I lie at peace in moonlight

Or, hearing water plashing on the rock,

Sit up: none can purchase pleasure such as this:

Spangled across the step-moss, a million coins!

SHUTAKU (1308 – 88)

For our housekeeper, Mary


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