The Brocade City might be a place for pleasure,
But it’s far better to hurry home.
The road to Shu is hard, harder than climbing to the heavens.
Sideways, I look westward and heave a long sigh.
posted by sandra 8:41 AM
Thanks, Sandra. I truly needed that poem this morning!
Links to your left - see Sandra's Poems for the complete text of one of her favorite Li Po poems.