I see it through a hole
in the shutter.
“Again and again
I ask how high
the snow is.
“All I can think of
is being sick in bed
“Open the shutter!
I’ll just have a look
at Ueno’s snow!”
– “Snow When I Was Sick”, Masaoka Shiki, 1896
A Snowy Morning at Uyeno, c. 1920.
1920s • Amusements & Recreations • Notable Landmark
Tagged with: Snow, Ueno, Winter
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