narihira no haka mo tazunete sakuragari
visiting a tomb
of Narihira, too…
cherry blossom hunt
from “Haiku Dai-Saijiki” (“Comprehensive Haiku Saijiki”), Kadokawa Shoten, Tokyo, 2006
Fay’s Note: Suju Takano (1893-1976)
Narihira (Ariwara No Narihira) is a 9th century waka poet. He was one of the thirty-six major poets of the Heian period.