by Emperor Wu of the Han Dynasty (156 BCE - 87 BCE)
Translation © by Arthur Waley (1889 - 1969)

The autumn wind
Language: English  after the Chinese (中文) 
Autumn wind rises; white clouds fly
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1 Britten: "to sound of rower's song"

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