Luo Zhihai

Gold Star - 179,045 Points (In 1954 December / Haifeng / Shanwei / Guangdong / China)

Cicada - Poem by Luo Zhihai

★ Cicada

☆ Poetry by Li Shangyin (About 812 or 813 -About 858, Tang Dynasty, China)
☆ Translation by Luo Zhihai (1954-, China)

You dwell in the tree highly so that you are difficult to eat
In futile effort you wail and sorrow
At dawn you sound sparsely down to stop
The tree still ruthless and green
Low official position and rove
In my home town there are luxuriant weeds
Thank you for your true advice indeed
My family is poor also

Be ijing time on March 13,2015,20: 50 to 21: 30 Translation

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Topic(s) of this poem: family, hate, home, tree, you

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  • (12/23/2015 3:46:00 AM)

    i am also poor but i am healthy (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, March 13, 2015

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 31, 2016

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