Who is Du Fu

ZimeiChinese子美TranscriptionsStandard MandarinHanyu PinyinZǐmeǐShaoling YelaoChinese少陵野老TranscriptionsStandard MandarinHanyu PinyinShàolíng Yělǎo Du Fu (Wade–Giles: Tu Fu; Chinese: 杜甫;...
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Du Fu Poems

  • To Bi Siyao
    Once stately figures in the art of rhyme,
    Now sadly down at heels, our careers in ruin,
    Regarded by our servants with disdain,
    We are grown old and gray before our time. ...
  • Ballad Of The Press-gang At Shihao Village
    One evening I found lodging in a village where
    A press-gang stole by night to seize my aging host,
    Who, hearing them, scaled the wall and hid nearby.
    Furious, the bailiff bellowed at the gate ...
  • The Pitiful Young Prince
    Hooded crows fly at night
    over the walls of Chang'an,
    uttering harsh cries
    above Welcoming Autumn Gate, ...
  • Behind The Gates Of The Wealthy
    zhu men jiu rou chou
    lu you dong si gu

    Behind the gates of the wealthy ...
  • Morning Rain
    A slight rain comes, bathed in dawn light.
    I hear it among treetop leaves before mist
    Arrives. Soon it sprinkles the soil and,
    Windblown, follows clouds away. Deepened ...
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Top 10 most used topics by Du Fu

Long 16 White 14 Night 14 River 13 Sky 12 Home 11 Moon 11 Cold 11 Life 11 Spring 10

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  • Fu_du_: ፈጣሪዬ..what a disgusting, wicked people to say the least !!
  • Fu_du_: i hope i live to see a u.s administration that doesn't support them with money and arms and see where their emboldened sense of entitlement and military power will go
  • Eunoiareview: most mornings (after reading du fu)
  • Goldenstagetxt: “i almost forced du leng to turn into a veterinarian,” fu shen answered tranquilly. “i missed you, too. do you think jiangnan is cold, but gan isn’t?”
  • Bluemorningsoup: “the water is deep, the waves are wide. don’t let the dragons snatch you!” — “dreaming of li bai” by du fu, tl by tony barnstone and chou ping
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A Prayer
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LADY, in thy proud eyes
There is a weary look,
As if the spirit we know through them
Were daunted with rebuke
To think that the heart of man henceforth
Is read like a read book.
Lady, in thy lifted face
The solitude is sore;

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