He rose steadily in official life and became the informal leader of a group of poets who rejected the courtly style of the time, believing that poetry should have a moral and social purpose. Douglas Michael Bankson, 4 Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms Times The occasional 'bad 'no' lie decision] is inevitable, and when it comes.
He was revered in both China and Japan, where his poems, notably the "Song of Everlasting Sorrow," became material for other literary works.
A student of Daoism, he spent long periods wandering and served as an unofficial court poet. His lyrics are celebrated for their exquisite imagery, rich language, allusions and cadence.
A romantic, he was a famous wine drinker and wrote of the joys of drinking, as well as about friendship, solitude, nature and the passage of time. Popular legend says that he drowned when, sitting drunk in a boat, he tried to seize the moon's reflection in the water.
He rivals Du Fu for the title of China's greatest poet. But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin. Cărți în legătură cu take it on the chin și extrase din aceasta pentru a furniza contextul de întrebuințare al acestuia în literatura Engleză. Accept or believe something, as in I'll take it on the doctor's say-so.
There is sometimes the implication of admitting responsibility for a mistake or misdeed and accepting the punishment without complaint. A masculine look is supposed to have a square jaw and jutting chin.
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