Wife of a Clerk Official in Lujiang
Author: Bai Li(AD701-AD762, Tang Dynasty)
Translator: Lei Fan 2017 in Chicago
Peacocks fly towards east, where do they get a rest?
On my journey, I met a Lujiang clerk official’s wife,
She is kind and virtuous, helped a passenger stitch his clothes,
But so lonely, like a crow stands on the city wall and sing.