Mottled Bamboo (Five Lü) - Poem by Luo Zhihai
★ Mottled Bamboo (Five Lü)
☆ Poetry by Liu Changqing (About 726- About 786, Tang Dynasty, China)
☆ Translation by Luo Zhihai (1954-, China)
Cangwu thousand years later
Mottled bamboo toward Yuan Xiang Rivers
Want to know mottled hate
On its branches full of tears night and day
Note: 1, Cangwu thousand years later - Cangwu, a place name of Hunan province. This sentence implies, Emperor Shun was banished by Emperor Yu, and died in Cangwu of southern.
2, Mottled bamboo toward Yuan Xiang Rivers - Yuan Xiang, Yuanjiang River and Xiangjiang River. The sentence implies, one thousand years later, Qu Yuan was banished in Hunan province by Emperor Qingxiang, too.
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