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Poem - translation

Posted: 2020-02-11, 14:03
by Aido1982
Translation ?

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Re: Poem - translation

Posted: 2020-04-13, 3:14
by vijayjohn
My attempt at a translation:

The wheel of life stopped on the branch; someone had left it leafless.
Love was not consumed by smoke; how golden it became!
Bright as bright can be, the house caught fire.
The fireplace and fourteen pieces of door-frame all rose up.

Life had stopped on the branch when it was cast.
The leafless one let the one who flew away escape.
The house caught fire...