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POEM TRANSLATION HAIKU/SENRYU ECHOES 435

POEM TRANSLATION HAIKU/SENRYU ECHOES 435

MOMENT OF WEAKNESS

(疲弱的時刻)

 

pray with piety

祈禱以虔誠

as if heaven helps to cheat

仿佛上天助欺詐

till caught red handed

直到被抓获

 

holes in holiness

聖潔中漏洞

imperfect yet have moral

不完美但有道德

strength to resist sin

力量抗罪恶

 

not to take not mine

不取属于我

courage to fight corruption

戰勝貪污的勇氣

seeded within me

在我心播種