Omoitsutsu Thinking about him
Nureba ya hito no I slept, only to have him
Mietsuramu Appear before me.
Yume to shiriseba Had I known it was a dream,
Samezaramashi wo I should never have wakened.
~Ono no Komachi
Fujisan, 938 A.D., September 22nd
A sea of trees engulfed him, washing away the light of the silver moon and a scattering of early eve