Mao Tse-tung: “The Fairy Cave”

Proletarians of all countries, unite!
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THE FAIRY CAVE:
INSCRIPTION ON A PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN BY COMRADE LI CHIN

Mao Tse-tung
09.09.1961

PoemsReproduced by
The Red Flag

THE FAIRY CAVE

a chueh chu

Amid the growing shades of dusk stand sturdy pines,
Riotous clouds sweep past, swift and tranquil.
Nature has excelled herself in the Fairy Cave,
On perilous peaks dwells beauty in her infinite variety.