Issa : the portion of the child
- ko no bun o haha itadaku ya kajoo gui
the portion of the child
is eaten by the mother . . .
eating on Kajo-Day
Kobayashi Issa 1825
More about the Kajo-Day and the custom to eat 16 sweets on this day
I am not sure if Issa is writing about his lost child
Maybe Sakuo can help here ?