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Harriet Monroe, ed. (1860–1936).  Poetry: A Magazine of Verse.  1912–22.
An Old Man’s Song of Spring
By Louise S. Hammond, trans.
From “Poems from the Chinese”
In the original syllabic and rhyme scheme, to accompany the Chinese chanting tunes.
By Seng Dji-Nan (Sung Dynasty)

AMONG the trees I may yet
Enjoy the day at sunset;
  For willow winds are not cold,
Apricot rains are not wet.

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