Parting (临别)

临别 我抱着给你买的烟 走过一扇又一扇的铁门 我不知道你为什么不能穿过这些铁门 来抱抱我 他们说我要再等二十年 我看见你的时候 你穿着灰沉沉的衣服 拥我入怀 为了这一刻 我已经等待了太久 旁边的人却说 “还剩下三分钟” Parting I went through countless iron gates, With the cigarettes that I bought for you. I didn’t know why you couldn’t just go through these iron gates To give me a hug. They said there were 20 …

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采桑子

采桑子 吕本中   恨君不似江楼月, 南北东西, 南北东西, 只有相随无别离。 恨君却似江楼月, 暂满还亏, 暂满还亏, 待得团圆是几时?   The Moon Lv Benzhong You are not like a moon, I sigh, At all places, At all places, I will not let you go.   You are like a moon, I sigh, Full and wane, Full and wane, …

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杂诗

杂诗 沈佺期   问道黄龙戍, 频年不解兵。 可怜闺里月, 长在汉家营。 少妇今春意, 良人昨夜情。 谁能将旗鼓, 一为取龙城。   Lines Shen Quanqi   I heard about the endless wars in Huanglong, Where has been a theater of the wars, prolonged. The bright moonlight is shining through my boudoir, As well as bursting on the battlefield. I can’t …

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思帝乡, Miss the Capital

思帝乡, Miss the Capital 韦庄, Wei Zhuang 春日游,                      Tour in a spring day, 杏花吹满头。           Apricot blossoms fall on head. 陌上谁家年少?         Where are the young boy in the field from? 足风流。                    So romantic. 妾拟将身嫁与,    …

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