100 Patriotic Poems 008

Dublin Core

Title

100 Patriotic Poems 008

Description

This card reads:
わが
背子は
ものな思ほし
ことしあらば
火にも水にも吾なけなくに

My lord, be at ease!
Take not things too seriously.
If emergencies
O'ertake us, thou shalt see me
Face fire and water for thee.

English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Creator

安倍郎女
Lady Abeno Iratsume

Source

Lafayette College Special Collections & College Archives

Date

November 1942 or later.

Contributor

Michaela Kelly https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6417-6860
Rika Kamiyasu

Language

Japanese

Audience Education Level

Middle, high school and above

Files

lc-spcol-gc-03-0008.jpg

Citation

安倍郎女 Lady Abeno Iratsume, “100 Patriotic Poems 008,” Pacific War Karuta Collection, accessed December 9, 2019, https://exhibits.lafayette.edu/karuta/items/show/280.