Over the thousands of mountains

Over the thousands of mountains - Festival is also the...

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Over the thousands of mountains,All the birds have flown away; Across the millions of paths, None of the human's traces can be seeked. An old man with a straw-hat in a lonely boat, fishing the snow in the cold river. Under pine trees I asked a pupil of your whereabouts,Who mentioned his master has gone to gather herbs.Somewhere in the mountain you were, Deep within among the clouds you were. i live alone in a foreign land, with the thoughts of my family on each festival. I know every one of my brothers will climb the mountains and stick the cornel today, however it doesn't involve me anymore. Climbing mountainsv On the Double Ninth Festivalv people customarily climb mountainsv appreciate chrysanthemum flowersv drink chrysanthemum winev and eat double-ninth cakes. The Double Ninth
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Unformatted text preview: Festival is also the "Old Men Festival". Old people are especially meant to improve their health by taking part in the activities on the day of the festival. Family get-togethersv The Double Ninth Festival is also a time for family get-togethers. It is an occasion to remember one's ancestorsv the sacrifices they made and the hardships they underwent. Oftenv family outings are organised during which people search to renew their appreciation of nature and to reaffirm their love and concern for family members and close friends. Leaving at dawn the White Emperor crowned with rosy cloud , Ive sailed a thousand miles through jiangling in a day., monkeys are still yelling on both banks behind me, My boat has left ten thousand mountains far away....
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2011 for the course CHINESE chin101b taught by Professor Eagan during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.

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