Li Ching Chao

Here you will find the Poem As in a Dream of poet Li Ching Chao

As in a Dream

To the melody of "Ru Meng Lin"

Last night in the light rain as rough winds blew,
My drunken sleep left me no merrier.
I question one that raised the curtain, who
Replies: "The wild quince trees -- are as they were."
 But no, but no!
Their rose is waning, and their green leaves grow.