• Publication Date: 700
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 7
  • Approx. Reading Time: 3 minutes
Poetry

Selected Poems of Li Po

Translated by Arthur Waley
[Titled as "A Poem of Changgan" in other translations]Soon after I wore my hair covering my forehead I was plucking flowers and playing in front of the gate, When you came by, walking on bamboo-stilts Along the trellis, playing with the green plums. We both lived in the village of Ch’ang-kan, Two ch...
  • Publication Date: 700
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 7
  • Approx. Reading Time: 3 minutes