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A Man Infirm
(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

A Man Infirm

Poem By Matsuo Basho

A man, infirm
With age, slowly sucks
A fish bone.

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this is beautiful, a true fish bone sucker
(A Man Infirm - Poem by Matsuo Basho.) **Time brings change for each of us, and in a myriad ways.
un'immagine di vecchiaia e povertà.. an image of old age and poverty..