. . . The caged bird longs for the fluttering of high leaves.
The fish in the garden pool languishes for the whirled water
Of meeting streams.
. . . ~T’ao Yuan-ming – AD 365–427 – (Once More Fields and Gardens)*
Leica D-Lux 7: f/2.8 . 1/125 . 34 mm
*Trans: Florence Ayscough & Amy Lowell: The Project Gutenberg eBook of Fir-Flower Tablets
2 replies to “yearning for the green of spring”
you find the most wonderful sources for quotes – nothing surely as lovely and green as the lime tree ?tillia leaves photo
I often find the words of others speak of my deepest thoughts … book friends, maybe
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