hina matsuru yoru no shizukani kumoriori
arranging hina dolls
the night becomes overcast
from “Haiku Dai-Saijiki” (“Comprehensive Haiku Saijiki”), Kadokawa Shoten, Tokyo, 2006
Fay’s Note: Shuhei Fujisawa (1927-1997)
On March 3, traditional ‘hina’ dolls are displayed at households who have daughters.