Tuesday, July 26, 2005

a beggar child walking and flying a kite

Issa Original
kojiki ko ya aruki nagara ikanobori

58 years old, on October second son born. fall over
and was smitten by palsy ,but lightly. wrote haiku literatures

sakuo comment
1816 first son born soon died
1818 may, first daughter born
1819 June she died
1820 Octber scond son born
1821 January he died
When Issa saw vid beggar kid, growing with no care, he
thought his children.
Without deep care other’s child grown up well.

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