Chinese poem illustration: 哭晁卿衡&望乡/ Crying For Cao Heng & Looking Homeward by Li Bai & Cao Heng
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A memorial poem to Cao Heng(晁衡/阿倍 仲麻呂 /阿倍 仲麿/あべ の なかまろ/Abe no nakamaro) by Li Bai, who mistaken Cao Heng was dead on a shipwreck.
Looking Homeward(望乡) is a write back to Crying For Cao Heng by Cao Heng himself, who came back ChangAn city from the shipwreck.
Cao Heng(晁衡/阿倍 仲麻呂 /阿倍 仲麿/あべ の なかまろ/Abe no nakamaro) is an oversea student from Japan to Tang dynasty (so called 遣唐使), lived in Tang till his death at the age of 73, who never went back Japan since this poem. He is famous in China and Japan both.
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