Li Po

(701-762 / Chu / Kazakhstan)

Marble Stairs Grievance - Poem by Li Po

On Marble Stairs
still grows the white dew
That has all night
soaked her silk slippers,

But she lets down
her crystal blind now
And sees through glaze
the moon of autumn.


Comments about Marble Stairs Grievance by Li Po

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/16/2016 12:21:00 PM)

    Brilliant! ! ! !
    Profound poem.
    .
    (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (9/12/2015 10:52:00 PM)


    ........very nice, short and concise ★ (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: autumn, moon, night



Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]