Northern Expedition Memorial

经典学习:英文《出师表》 听“诸葛亮”演绎震撼耳膜
时间:2017-12-31 单词数:4500

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Permit me to observe: the late emperor was taken from us before he could finish his life’s work, the restoration of the Han. Today, the empire is still divided in three, and our very survival is threatened.


Yet still the officials at court and the soldiers throughout the realm remain loyal to you, your majesty. Because they remember the late emperor, all of them, and they wish to repay his kindness in service to you.


This is the moment to extend your divine influence, to honor the memory of the late Emperor and strengthen the morale of your officers. It is not the time to listen to bad advice, or close your ears to the suggestions of loyal men.


The emperors of the Western Han chose their courtiers wisely, and their dynasty flourished. The emperors of the Eastern Han chose poorly, and they doomed the empire to ruin.


Whenever the late Emperor discussed this problem with me, he lamented the failings of Emperors Huan and Ling.


I began as a common man, farming in my fields in Nanyang, doing what I could to survive in an age of chaos. I never had any interest in making a name for myself as a noble.


The late Emperor was not ashamed to visit my cottage and seek my advice. Grateful for his regard, I responded to his appeal and threw myself into his service.


The late Emperor always appreciated my caution and, in his final days, entrusted me with his cause.


Since that moment, I have been tormented day and night by the fear that I might let him down. That is why I crossed the Lu river at the height of summer, and entered the wastelands beyond.


Now the south has been subdued, and our forces are fully armed. I should lead our soldiers to conquer the northern heartland and attempt to remove the hateful traitors, restore the house of Han, and return it to the former capital.