Chinese poem illustration:春望 Spring Watching by Du Fu
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One year after civil war broke(安史之乱), Du Fu was trapped in Chang’an city, the capital, separated with his family , which is 200km north to him.
This poem now become the song of a patriot, as well as homesick. This poem is also a key evidence of Du fu’s life turning point, which make him a great person in Chinese history.
Two words turned into daily words used by this poem, 国破, 家书万金.
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