Treasure Island

Bai Juyi

(772–846 / Taiyuan, Shanxi)

A Suggestion to My Friend, Liu.


There's a gleam of green in an old bottle,
There's a stir of red in the quiet stove,
There's a feeling of snow in the dusk outside --
What about a cup of wine inside?

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

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