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A Friend Sends Her Perfumed Carriage - Poem by Li Ching Chao

A friend sends her perfumed carriage
And high-bred horses to fetch me.
I decline the invitation of
My old poetry and wine companion.

I remember the happy days in the lost capital.
We took our ease in the woman's quarters.
The Feast of Lanterns was elaborately celebrated -
Folded pendants, emerald hairpins, brocaded girdles,
New sashes - we competed
To see who was most smartly dressed.
Now I am withering away,
Wind-blown hair, frost temples.
I prefer to stay beyond the curtains,
And listen to talk and laughter
I can no longer share.


Comments about A Friend Sends Her Perfumed Carriage by Li Ching Chao

  • Silver Star - 3,003 Points Sakalabaktula Sairaj (12/20/2017 10:37:00 PM)

    i prefer to stay beyond the curtains, and listen to talk laughter i can no longer share so nice lines i read it (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 158,871 Points Rajnish Manga (7/13/2017 3:39:00 AM)

    The poem gives us a hint about how time plays its role and priorities get changed in life. Adorable poem. Thanks. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 165,778 Points Mohammed Asim Nehal (10/22/2016 4:03:00 PM)

    Such a good poem with articulate writing,
    Now I am withering away,
    Wind-blown hair, frost temples.
    I prefer to stay beyond the curtains,
    And listen to talk and laughter
    I can no longer share. (Report) Reply

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Poems About Friend

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  2. 2. A Bottle And Friend , Robert Burns
  3. 3. The Friend , Marge Piercy
  4. 4. My Friend, The Parking Lot Attendant , Charles Bukowski
  5. 5. A Shady Friend For Torrid Days , Emily Dickinson
  6. 6. A True Friend , Brandi Young
  7. 7. Friend , Rabindranath Tagore
  8. 8. A Prison Gets To Be A Friend , Emily Dickinson
  9. 9. Thinking Of A Friend At Night , Hermann Hesse
  10. 10. A Confession To A Friend In Trouble , Thomas Hardy
  11. 11. My Friend , Rabindranath Tagore
  12. 12. Your Catfish Friend , Richard Brautigan
  13. 13. The Best Friend , William Henry Davies
  14. 14. You Smile Upon Your Friend To-Day , Alfred Edward Housman
  15. 15. To A Friend , Amy Lowell
  16. 16. To A Friend Who Sent Me Some Roses , John Keats
  17. 17. My Friend Mary , Ernestine Northover
  18. 18. To A Friend , William Carlos Williams
  19. 19. Taking Leave Of A Friend , Ezra Pound
  20. 20. Taking Leave Of A Friend , Li Po
  21. 21. Farewell My Friend , Sylvia Chidi
  22. 22. Mock Panegyric On A Young Friend , Jane Austen
  23. 23. To A Friend , Matthew Arnold
  24. 24. Who Is Your Best Friend? , Julius Babarinsa
  25. 25. A Best Friend , James Ruka
  26. 26. To A Friend Concerning Several Ladies , William Carlos Williams
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  28. 28. A Dead Friend , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  29. 29. A Friend In Need, A Friend Indeed , Meggie Gultiano
  30. 30. Fear Not, Dear Friend, But Freely Live Y.. , Robert Louis Stevenson
  31. 31. My Most Distinguished Guest And Learned .. , Edna St. Vincent Millay
  32. 32. Friend And Foe , Friedrich Schiller
  33. 33. To A Friend Going Blind , Jorie Graham
  34. 34. A Friend Sends Her Perfumed Carriage , Li Ching Chao
  35. 35. Last Words To A Dumb Friend , Thomas Hardy
  36. 36. A Poem For A True Friend, My Friend , the poet
  37. 37. To A Republican Friend , Matthew Arnold
  38. 38. The Death Of A Friend , John W. Litteral
  39. 39. My Imaginary Friend (Children) , C.J. Heck
  40. 40. If You Had A Friend , Robert William Service
  41. 41. My Friend, My Friend , Anne Sexton
  42. 42. A Departed Friend , Julia Ann Moore
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  44. 44. To A Friend Whose Work Has Come To Nothing , William Butler Yeats
  45. 45. - My Rock Steady Childhood Friend , Ronberge (anno primo)
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  49. 49. The Lost Friend , Amy Levy
  50. 50. My Friend Must Be A Bird , Emily Dickinson
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