in the short night
in the short nightthe dew works fast...leaves of grass
53 years old, a year before, after getting father's asset, married with Kiku.He decided to settle down in the home village and went around Bousyu district for the greeting of farewell. as well as he published memorial book as retirement.
短夜に 露の早くや 草葉かな
mijika yo ni tuyu no hayaku ya kusa ba kana
mijika yo wo sassa to tsuyu no kusa-ba kana
What does Issa want to say by [ sassa ]that means [quickly] as well as
[ I go by keeping my own pace ] I feel that Issa want to say, how my surroundings would change, I will go my way . I have got father's asset and got married.I am busy, I have no time, I must do my best in any way.