waiting and waiting
waiting and waiting for sunset...the willow tree
43 years old , vivid activity at Edo with Seibi who was rich and famous amateur haikuist at that time.
matu ya matu higure ni mukau yanagi kana
待つや 待つ 日暮れに向かう 柳かな
iriai wo machidôshigaru yanagi kana
Who is the willow tree ? It is Issa. What does Issa wait for ? He wait for getting good position in the field of haikuist.