Quotation by Li Po

Ah, how shall you know the dreary sorrow at the North Gate,
With Li Po's name forgotten,
And we guardsmen fed to the tigers.
Li Po (701–762), Chinese poet. Lament of the Frontier Guard (l. 21–23). . .

Oxford Book of Verse in English Translation, The. Charles Tomlinson, ed. (1980) Oxford University Press.
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