"Deep Well, Deep Root" by Ko Hyeong-ryeol

 

Deep Well, Deep Root

 

 

                                                                                       Ko Hyeong-ryeol

 

 

Trees that reach

the deep well do not sway.

They are not blinded by resistance or justice.

They only restrain the overflowing water

and drink it exclusively; they act like a hermit on the earth

and shoot forth many leaves as a model hermit.

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