Treasure Island

Rose Lu ( Bing hua )


If


If
You get restless and shed tears for me
How can I love not your face pale and peaky

If, for my sake
You, wander far and wide
How can I love not your weather-worn eyes?

If
You have to doff your purple robe
How can I be ungrateful to you for your sacrifice?

If
You go, for my sake, under strange wear
How can I mark not your name all the



By Rose Lu (Bing hua) Tr. East Sea Fairy

Submitted: Saturday, December 14, 2013

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