Etched in Jinling

Etched in Jinling

Who says the sorrows of the heart cannot be painted,
Artists swayed by worldly ways and fainting.

Gaze upon these six scenes from days of yore,
Ancient city filled with old trees and clouds so sore.




Wei Zhuang

Wei Zhuang (approximately 836-910), courtesy name Duanji, was born in Duling (near Xi’an City, Shaanxi Province, China), the fourth grandson of the poet Wei Yingwu, a poet of the Huajian School in the Tang Dynasty, with a clear and beautiful style of Ci. “spread. He used to be the former prime minister of Shu, posthumously named Wenjing.


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