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The Book of Songs 《詩經》

周頌‧閔予小子之什‧閔予小子 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Min Yu Xiao Zi - Min Yu Xiao Zi

毛詩:「《小子》,王朝。」


小子
小子
。[1]
小子夙夜


Alas for me, who am [as] a little child,
On whom has devolved the unsettled State!
Solitary am I and full of distress.
Oh! my great Father,
All thy life long, thou wast filial.
Thou didst think of my great grandfather,
[Seeing him, as it were,] ascending and descending in the court.
I, the little child,
Day and night will be so reverent.
Oh! ye great kings,
As your successor, I will strive not to forget you.


小子》,十一

註解
,《漢書八十一」。


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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