splish splash crossing Ishi River...a pheasant!
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.
しぶきあげ 石川渡る 雉かな
sibuki age isi kawa wataru kijisu kana
ishi kawa wo zabu-zabu wataru kigisu kana
I think Issa looks like a pheasant crossing river bravely. In accident Rome Caesar had crossed a river with great decision. Issa 's mind has reached at higher level at this time.