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Tu Fu

(712-770 / Gong County / China)

By the Lake


The old fellow from Shao-ling weeps with stifled sobs as he walks furtively by the bends of the Sepentine on a day in spring. In
the waterside palaces the thousands of doors are locked. For whom have the willows and rushed put on their fresh greenery?
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  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (7/29/2006 6:21:00 AM)

    AN INSPIRING POET NEARLY TWO MILLENIUMS AHEAD OF HIS TIME...
    READ HIS PROSEWORK CAREFULLY AND FEEL THE IMAGERY WALK THROUGH YOU LIKE SPIRITS IN TIME...READ TODAYS POETS AND YOU WILL COME TO UNDERSTAND THE IMMEASURABLE IMPACT THAT ARTISTS
    LIKE TU FU HAVE TO THIS DAY ON WORLD LITERATURE...

    Frank James Ryan, jr.07/29/06 (Report) Reply

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