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Harmonizing a Poem (beside Palace Attendant Guo.)

Written by: Wang Wei | Biography
 High beyond the thick wall a tower shines with sunset 
Where peach and plum are blooming and the willowcotton flies.
You have heard in your office the court-bell of twilight; Birds find perches, officials head for home.
Your morning-jade will tinkle as you thread the golden palace; You will bring the word of Heaven from the closing gates at night.
And I should serve there with you; but being full of years, I have taken off official robes and am resting from my troubles.



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