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The Book of Songs 《詩經》

國風‧檜‧隰有萇楚 Lessons from the states - Odes of Gui - Xi You Chang Chu

毛詩:「《萇楚》,國人無情。」


萇楚
萇楚[1]。樂子無知

In the low wet grouds is the carambola tree;
Soft and pliant are its branches,
With the glossiness of tender beauty.
I should rejoice to be like you, [O tree], without consciousness.

萇楚樂子

In the low, damp grounds is the carambola tree;
Soft and delicate are its flowers,
With the glossiness of its tender beauty.
I should rejoice to be like you, [O tree], without a family.

萇楚其實樂子

In the low, damp grounds is the carambola tree;
Soft and delicate is its fruit,
With the glossiness of its tender beauty.
I should rejoice to be like you, [O tree], without a household.

萇楚》,四句

註解
婀娜柔順樣子


本作品在全世界都属于公有领域,因为作者逝世已经超过100,并且于192311日之前出版。
English translation: James Legge

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