Today’s Haiku (November 17, 2014)

寒き日や川に落ちこむ川の水  永井荷風

samuki hi ya kawa ni ochikomu kawa no mizu

            cold day—

            river water falls

            to the river

                                                Kafu Nagai

from “Nihon Dai-Saijiki” (“Japanese Comprehensive Saijiki”) ,  eedited by Shuoshi Mizuhara, Shuson Kato and Kenkichi Yamamoto, published by Kodansha, Tokyo, Japan, 1981

Fay’s Note:  Kafu Nagai (1879-1959)

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