Facing the sea with spring blossoms
By Hai Zi
This is a ditch of desperate dead water,
Where wind can blow but raise no ripples.
Best just to throw in more scraps of copper and iron,
Might as well pour in your leftovers of cold porridge.
In the evening's glow,
your lips tightly closed,
Seven steps poem
When Cao Cao died, his older son Cao Pi attained the throne. He was afraid of his younger brother and wanted to rid of him by some pretense. One day in Court Cao Pi forced Cao Zhi to produce a spontaneous poem within seven footsteps, otherwise facing significant punishment or even death.Here is the famous 4 sentences.
I am a cloud in the sky.
A chance shadow on the wave of your heart.
Shui diao ge tou
by su shi
IN mid-autumn festival, i drank happily overnight and got drunk, then wrote down this poem to commemorate my younger brother.
by su shi
January 20th, i woke up in the midnight, i couldn't sleep because of dreaming of my wife, then wrote down the poem.