The world of dew
Is a world of dew, and yet
And yet...
--Kobayashi Issa (tr. Donald Keene. Compare "Life is but the morning dew, bards say; / 'Tis true, indeed, but well-a-day!","The world of dew is, yes, a world of dew, but even so" ,"this world / is a dewdrop world / yes... but...")
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