the whole village
pays them court...
mura naka ni kigen toraruru kaiko kana
by Issa, 1818
1818, Age 56
Fifth Month, 4th day, a daughter, Sato, was born.
His first and second sons have died soon after their birth.
People surround Issa celebrated a baby Sato who was an Angele
for Issa as well as surround.
minna iwau ya tenshi no tanjyou
all villagers celebrate
the birth of Angele