Tuesday, October 10, 2006
One Drenched River
By Li Po
Lotus flowers blossomed,
and the river was drenched in red.
Sir, you said the lotuses were more beautiful than me.
Yesterday, when I passed by the flowers,
why, then, didn't people look at the lotus?
--Translated by Arthur Sze
Posted by OneGoodPoem at 7:41 PM