Eugene Wasserstrom (watertank) wrote,
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Наташа taysha процитировала танку Иккю (Ikkyu 1394-1481)

У бурного моря
Расцветает в Ёсино
Сакура -
Сломаем дерево, глянем,
Есть там внутри цветы?




* Источник: Бреславец, 1981.

** ближайшая английская версия я смог найти

If you break open the cherry tree,
Where are the flowers?
But in the spring time, see how they bloom!

http://thegreenleaf.co.uk/hp/Ikkyu/00haiku.htm
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