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But For A Woodpecker
(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

But For A Woodpecker

Poem By Matsuo Basho

But for a woodpecker
tapping at a post, no sound
at all in the house

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(But For A Woodpecker by Matsuo Basho.) **Sound of the woodpecker; distinct and all too familiar.