Treasure Island

Du Fu

(712 - 770 / Henan Province / China)

Behind The Gates Of The Wealthy


zhu men jiu rou chou
lu you dong si gu

Behind the gates of the wealthy
food lies rotting from waste
Outside it's the poor
who lie frozen to death

Submitted: Thursday, April 08, 2010
Edited: Monday, May 09, 2011

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