Kakinomoto no Hitomaro

Gossip grows like weeds
In a summer meadow.
My girl and I
Sleep arm in arm.

Hito goto wa
Natsu no no kusa to
Shigeku to mo
Imo to ware to shi

- translated by Kenneth Rexroth
from One Hundred Poems from the Japanese

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