- 4. We don't have a computer (perish the thought) and have only recently bought an electric typewriter.
- 5. Your bodies and names will perish, but the river will flow on for ever -- the names of mediocre writers will be forgottern, but those of the great masters will live.
- 尔曹身与名俱灭, 不废江河万古流.
1. pass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life;