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Artifacts of Reference, No. 31

Kyōka

Wikipedia Poem, No. 485

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kyōka demands
and thus spreads its limited
classical leanings
common language or mundane
puns gross swordplay wet altars

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Smell the breath of grass
First at their backs and bayonetted sides
Because this, the duty of the living:

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