I have sailed the River of Yellow Flowers,
Borne by the channel of a green stream,
Rounding ten thousand turns through the mountains
On a journey of less than thirty miles.
Rapids hum over heaped rocks;
But where light grows dim in the thick pines,
The surface of an inlet sways with nut-horns
And weeds are lush along the banks.
Down in my heart I have always been as pure
As this limpid water is.
Oh, to remain on a broad flat rock
And to cast a fishing-line forever!
| Best Poems | Short Poems
Email Poem |
Top Wang Wei Poems
Analysis and Comments on A Green Stream.
Provide your analysis, explanation, meaning, interpretation, and comments on the poem A Green Stream. here.
Commenting has been disabled for now.