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stonebaked

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Hi,
I wonder if anyone can help me with a translation of this death poem for my studies;

裏を見せ 表を見せて 散る紅葉
うらを見せ おもてを見せて 散るもみじ
 

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First showing one side, then showing the other : falling Autumn leaves.
 

Toritoribe

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As you might already know, that's 良寛's death poem. 紅葉 represents himself (or all dying people), and 裏表 refers to both sides/all aspects of people (good and bad/evil, for instance).

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