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(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

How Much

Poem By Kobayashi Issa

How much
are you enjying yourself,
tiger moth?


Translated by Robert Hass

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Irrespective of the life span, enjoyment is must
Irrespective of the life span, enjoyment is very must
the tiger moth is flitting around eating and drinking and doing his courting- he doesn't know his life is brief- so he is enjoying his life very much, thank you


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