Posts tagged ‘i sing a bitter song on the autumn wind’

Thursday, 3 August 2017

On a Rainy Autumn Night by Choi Chiwon

I sing a bitter song on the autumn wind,
with very few who really appreciate it.
Outside the world drips midnight rain:
under the lamplight, my thoughts drift far away.

From: https://leonarddurso.com/2013/11/08/on-a-rainy-autumn-night-by-choe-chi-won/

Date: 9th-10th century (original); 1987 (translation)

By: Choi Chiwon (857-after 924)

Translated by: Kim Jong-gil (1926-2017)

Advertisements