Staying the night at Summit-Top Temple

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INSCRIBED ON A WALL AT SUMMIT-TOP TEMPLE

Staying the night at Summit-Top Temple,
you can reach out and touch the stars.

I venture no more than a low whisper,
afraid I’ll wake the people of heaven.

– Li Po (701-762), transl. David Hinton

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