by Ezra Pound (1885 - 1972)

Fu I/ Fu I loved the high cloud and the...
Language: English 
Fu I
 Fu I loved the high cloud and the hill,
 Alas, he died of alcohol.

Li Po
 And Li Po also died drunk.
 He tried to embrace a moon
 In the Yellow River.

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This text was added to the website: 2008-07-21
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