Today’s Haiku (June 26, 2017)

四面楚歌香水左右の耳朶に  三橋鷹女

shimensoka kôsui sayû no mimitabu ni

everyone against me…

drops of perfume

on both earlobes

                              Takajo Mitsuhashi

from “Haiku Dai-Saijiki” (“Comprehensive Haiku Saijiki”), Kadokawa Shoten, Tokyo, 2006

Fay’s Note:  Takajo Mitsuhashi (1899-1972)   ‘perfume’ is a summer kigo.

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