A poem from One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each (Hyakunin isshu, 百人一首) by Fujiwara no Teika.
Translated by Peter MacMillan.
72. Lady Kii
I stay well away
from the famed Takashi shore,
where the waves, like you, are treacherous.
I know if I get too close to either,
my sleeves will end up wet.
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