100 Patriotic Poems 091

Dublin Core

Title

100 Patriotic Poems 091

Description

This card reads:
執り佩ける
太刀の光は
ものゝふの
常に見れども
いやめづらしき

Though e'er seen, the glare
Of the noble sword I wear
The more I do stare,
The more will the blade look rare
And bright. O 'tis e'er so fair.

English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Creator

久坂玄瑞
Kusaka Genzui

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-03-0091.jpg

Citation

久坂玄瑞 Kusaka Genzui, “100 Patriotic Poems 091,” Pacific War Karuta Collection, accessed October 22, 2019, https://exhibits.lafayette.edu/karuta/items/show/364.