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Naitō Jōsō. 1662-1704

Because of poor health, Jōsō gave up his life as a samurai at the age of twenty-six and entered the priesthood. He studied haiku with Bashō, and after the death of his master, Jōsō lived a solitary life. His poems are considered to express lonely feelings most effectively.

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