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Seisui-Tei
Name:Seisui-Tei 



 
Alternate Name:Minnesota Landscape Arboretum 
Address:3675 Arboretum Blvd 
Mailing Address: 
City:Chanhassen 
State:Minnesota 
Postal Code:55317 
Country:UNITED STATES 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=44.866592; long=-93.563407
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Weather:current weather 
Phone:+1.612.443.2460 
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Construction Period: -  
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:7/8/2000 
Last Updated:7/8/2000 
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With the south wind a gentle goddess came.
She soaked the bronze, she soaked the fountain,
She soaked the swallow's belly and its feathers of gold.
She hugged the tide, lapped the sand, drank the fish.
Secretly she soaked the temple, the bath-house, the theatre,
The confusion of her platinum lyre --
  the tongue of the goddess -- secretly.
Soaked my tongue.

  Nishiwaki Junzaburô
  trans. by Bownas and Thwaite
  20th century

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