Very very old song from ancient lines written from beyond the mists of China’s prehistory. From the 《诗经·郑风·子衿》 Book of Odes, Chapter of Zheng Feng, the Lapel verses. English translation within the video.
Talk about 虚字/助词/exclamations and 兮…兮…兮…xi…xi…xi…
《诗经·郑风·子衿》Book of Odes-Zheng Feng-Lapel:
This is just one small section of the magical collection of verses that make up the 诗经 Book of Odes. Not the best too, in my opinion.
The ancients are truly amazing. No wonder old man confucius kept wanting to ‘rectify’ and correct us back to the ancient ways and order, even 2500 years ago.