by Tsao Chang Ling (1719 - 1763)
Translation by Franz Toussaint (1879 - 1955)

Souvenirs
Language: French (Français)  after the Chinese (中文) 
Cette nuit, il neigeait dans le jardin Liang.
J’avais froid, et tu ne t’en doutais pas.
Je regardais [les grands arbres]1
sous lesquels, autrefois, je t’attendais.

[Toute cette neige
qui tombait sur notre passé…]2

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1 Moulaert: "les arbres de Jade"
2 omitted by Moulaert.

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