a plover sings--
plover sings--with a rice bag on his headhe passes
tidori naku tawara atama ni sugini keri
千鳥鳴く 俵頭に 過ぎにけり
naku chidori tawara kabutte tôri keri
Issa watched the bird moving quickly from left to right. He could see rice bag on the head of the bird.