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Takuboku Tanka #3

花散れば
先づ人さきに白の服着て家出づる
我にてありしか

When the flowers fell,
The first to put on white clothes, and go outside

was me.

Nick Giampietro

Nick Giampietro

Nick graduated from Portland State University with a degree in Japanese Literature and a minor in English, and works as a Software Engineer in Portland. He lives with his wife and dog-of-a-cat.

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