Thursday, August 4, 2011
Bai Juyi (722-846)
At Xiangshan Temple, Escaping the Heat
Sound of the sixth-month rapids like a fierce rain;
Xiangshan, upper floor morth, Master Wenchang's room:
late at night I get up, standing leaning on the railing,
the roar of the water filling my ears, coolness full in my face.