mjj (flemmings) wrote,
mjj
flemmings

"Amid April's mist and flowers
He goes down to Yang-jou."

The cherries flutter to the ground in a desultory wind. The sky is the same flat greyish white as the cherry tree's faded blossoms, and the rest of the world the same yellow-green fuzz as its new sprouted leaves; and two weeks ago the falling white really was snow but now it's not.

(Wish I could find a decent Hasui cherry print that would resize readably.)
Tags: hasui, rl_10, verse
Subscribe

  • (no subject)

    Because I come from the Before Times I have all sorts of stationery dating from the 70s and 80s or even before. It's usually envelopes, because I was…

  • (no subject)

    As ever, a crossword clue took me to Keats Ode to a Nightingale, which I'd somehow managed never to read even as I see it quoted all over the…

  • (no subject)

    Half an ativan unaccountably failed to put me to sleep but did loosen the muscles up so that I awoke relatively limber. Two hours in the dentist's…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 1 comment