Seeing Meng Haoran Off at Yellow Crane Tower
300 Gems of Classical Chinese Poetry, trans. Xu Yuanchong (the Chinese-English Edition with Chinese Phonetic Symbols; Beijing: Peking University Press, 2004): 194-95.
2For River Town green with willows and red with flowers.
3His lessening sail is lost in the boundless blue sky,
4Where I see the endless River rolling by.
1] Yellow Crane: a strikingly beautiful 1700-year-old tower in Wuhan, Hubei. Back to Line
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