Li Po

(701-762 / Chu / Kazakhstan)

Summer in the Mountains


Gently I stir a white feather fan,
With open shirt sitting in a green wood.
I take off my cap and hang it on a jutting stone;
A wind from the pine-tree trickles on my bare head.

Li T'ai-po
tr. Waley

Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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