42 years old, living at Edo. He has been parting from old sect Kasai and jointing to Natume
waku shimizu asama no keburi mata miyuru
gushing pure water--
Mount Asama's smoke
Volcano、Mount Asama has erupted 20 years before. That has brought big damage.
Mount’s smoke is the symbol of anxiety, as well as spring is of fresh hope.
Issa would feel please and courage to joint new group of Natsume.
basho ha nogare natume ha ni yoru
parting from Basho sect
approaching Natume group