翡翠
翡翠 
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翡翠 is emerald, but they sing completely different songs with their completely different voices.

翡翠

翡翠 (Aka 'Emerald', a multi-lingual poem.) (Credit to @jojojello for inspiring me to write multi-lingual poetry.) (I tested putting this through Google Translate - it didn't end well. Sorry about that.)

翡翠

翡翠 ‐ Emerald (noun)

翡翠 ‐ Emerald (noun) A stone

翡翠 ‐ Emerald (noun) A stone one and the same

翡翠 ‐ Emerald (noun) A stone one and the same But with spirits of different instinct

翡翠 ‐ Emerald (noun) A stone one and the same But with spirits of different instinct With voices and songs and sighs so distinct,

翡翠 ‐ Emerald (noun) A stone one and the same But with spirits of different instinct With voices and songs and sighs so distinct, so immiscible.

Emerald is the sailor's tale, adventure and greed and treasure

Emerald is the sailor's tale, adventure and greed and treasure Of dreams upon a driftwood boat, divide the stormy waves

Emerald is joy and bounty rich beyond all measure

Emerald is joy and bounty rich beyond all measure And promises of silken wealth beneath the ocean grave

Emerald is crystalline, a utopia of life and leisure

Emerald is crystalline, a utopia of life and leisure With mermaid breaths in unison, a song of seven octaves.

翡翠是我的家乡,我的童年

翡翠是我的家乡,我的童年 Rain outside the window slips through my fingertips again

If emerald is a smile then 翡翠 is a tear

If emerald is a smile then 翡翠 is a tear I float atop the Earth and wish for the night to clear

翡翠挂在夜空中,是人们的希望

翡翠挂在夜空中,是人们的希望 但翡翠的优美却深沉,青光带失望。

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