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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白: About Du Fu

About Du Fu by Li Bai I met Du Fu on a mountaintop in August when the sun was hot. Under the shade of his big straw hat his face was sad– in the years since we last parted, he’d …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : Seeing Off a Friend

  李白 Seeing Off a Friend Li Bai Green hill across north wall White water wind east city This place one do parting Lone tumbleweed ten thousand li journey Drift clouds traveller thought Set sun old friend feeling Wave hand …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : Midnight Song of Wu

  李白 Midnight Song of Wu Li Bai Chang’an one disc moon Ten thousand households pound clothes noise Autumn wind blow no end Always jade pass think What day pacify Hu prisoner Husband end long journey * In Chang’an city …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : Long Yearning

  李白 Long Yearning Li Bai   Long yearning In Chang’an Web woof autumn call gold well railing Coalesce frost freezing bamboo mat look cold Lonely lamp not bright think almost cut Roll curtain gaze moon vain long sigh Beautiful …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : Laolao Ting Pavilion

  李白 Laolao Ting Pavilion Li Bai Heaven below damage heart place Laolao see off visitor pavilion Spring wind know parting sorrow Not send willow twig green. * What place under heaven most hurts the heart? Laolao Ting, for seeing …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : For Wang Lun

  李白 For Wang Lun Li Bai Li Bai ride boat will about to travel Suddenly hear bank on stamp sing sound Taohua pool water deep thousand feet Less than Wang Lun accompany me feeling * Li Bai is already …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : 乌夜啼 , Crows Calling at Night

  李白 Crows Calling at Night Li Bai 乌夜啼 黄云城边乌欲栖 归飞哑哑枝上啼 机中织锦秦川女 碧纱如烟隔窗语 停梭怅然忆远人 独宿孤房泪如雨 Yellow cloud wall beside crow near roost Return fly caw caw branch on call Machine in weave brocade Qin river girl Green yarn like mist …

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A Poem by Li Bai , 李白 : Changgan Memories

  李白 Changgan Memories Li Bai My hair first cover forehead Break flower gate before play You ride bamboo horse come Round walkway play green plums Together live Changgan county Two little without suspicion suspicion Fourteen become your wife Shy …

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