Translation:Frog Poem (Smirnov)

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Frog Poem
by Matsuo Basho, translated from Japanese by Dmitri Smirnov and  Wikisource


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At the ancient pond
look: a little frog jumps in –
just a gentle splash…


1681/6, transl. 2003



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