A Fallen Blossom by Arakida Moritake

A fallen blossom
returning to the bough, I thought —
But no, a butterfly.

From: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arakida_Moritake

Date: c1500 (original in Japanese); 1991 (translation in English)

By: Arakida Moritake (1473-1549)

Translated by: Steven D. Carter (19??- )

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