Today’s Haiku (December 10, 2015)

梟も狐も鳴きし昔知る  高木晴子

fukurô mo kitsune mo nakishi mukashi shiru

the old days

 when an owl and a fox cried

  I know

                                                            Haruko Takagi

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:   Haruko Takagi (1915-2000) is a daughter of Kyoshi Takahama

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