plowing the field in a shower of mountain cherry blossoms
52 years old, The settlement of father's asset has been decided, he got his share.marred with Kiku. On August went to Edo for preparation of retirement.
耕すや 夕立のごと 山桜
tagayasu ya yuudati no goto yama-zakura
hata utsu ya zaburi to abiru yamazakura.
sakuo's Key point
[zaburi to] is echo-word . It is refered to water. [ zaburi to] means [ a lot of ... at once ] So I image such scene that Issa is plowing under the cherry blossom. When he pass the tree,strong wind suddenly blow ,and a lot of the pedals fell on him all at once.And he feel [ zaburi to abita]
plowing field-- showered all at once mountain cherry blossoms