Po Chu-I

(China)

Po Chu-I Poems

1. A Forsaken Garden 9/30/2010
2. The Philosopher [Lao Tzu] 9/30/2010
3. The Red Cockatoo 9/30/2010
4. The Old Man with the Broken Arm 9/30/2010
5. Kept Waiting 9/30/2010
6. The Dwarfs of Tao-Chou 9/30/2010
7. On Being Stricken with Paralysis 9/30/2010
8. The Dragon of the Black Pool 9/30/2010
9. Golden Bells 9/30/2010
10. Lazy Man's Song 9/30/2010
11. Night on the West River 9/30/2010
12. Remembering Golden Bells 9/30/2010
13. Drunk Again 9/30/2010
14. A Lament for my Son Ts’ui 9/30/2010
15. The Almond Blossoms of Chao Village 9/30/2010
16. Staying at Bamboo Lodge 9/30/2010
17. Planting a Lichi Tree 9/30/2010
18. The Grain Tribute 9/30/2010
19. Autumn Cold 9/30/2010
20. Lute 9/30/2010

Drunk Again

Last year, when I lay sick,

I vowed

I'd never touch a drop again

As long as I should live.



But who could know

Last year

What this year's spring would bring ?



And here I am,

Coming home from old Liu's house

As drunk as I can be!

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