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Autumn Moonlight
(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

Autumn Moonlight

Poem By Matsuo Basho

Autumn moonlight--
a worm digs silently
into the chestnut.


Translated by Robert Hass

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I love basho's poems because they are so well tied together and amazing to read.
I love basho's poems. He ties it all together to form an amazing haiku every time.
A concise and insightful verse. A beautiful haiku......................................................................................
active hand can do anything even in thin opportunity.....///
(Autumn Moonlight by Matsuo Basho.) **A beautiful picture.


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