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Flashcards in 2. vormodernes Deck (20):
1

江西南昌县有士人某

there were 2 scholars from nanchang, Jiangxi province

2

朋友之情,不能自割

but i can't just cut our friendship

3

阴喝

yinhe afraid

4

兄慎弗怖

xiong shen fu bu
my brother don't be afraid

5

吾之所以来此者,欲以身后相托也

the reason why i came here is that after my death i wanted to entrust you

6

得数斛来足以养生

if they could get a few hus of rive it would be enough to live

7

愿兄周恤之

i want/hope you to take care of them

8

吾有文稿未梓,愿兄为镌刻,俾微名不泯

wei zi, juanke, bi wei ming bu min
i have some articles which i didn't publish yet and i want you to engrave them so that my name doesnt completely vanish

9

少者唯唯

the young agreed

10

既承兄担承,吾亦去矣

ji cheng xiang dan cheng
since that i asked you to undertake my favour I will leave

11

与君长决,何不梢缓须臾去耶?

As we must farewell now forever, why not slow down, stay a little and then leave?

12

更叙平生数语

they talked about all his life

13

貌渐丑败

his appearance became gradually ugly and broken

14

口中涎沫与少者之面相滴涔涔也

spit was pouring out of his mouth, slowly dripping un the face of the young

15

尸主家方觅尸不得,闻信,臾归成殡

the family of the corps was now looking for him but couldn't find him. They heard about the news and took care of the body to take him back to his funeral

16

人之魂善而魄恶,人之魂灵而魄愚

ren zhi hun shan er po e, ren zhi hn ling er po yu
the spiritual soul of a human being is good while the corporeal soul is evil. the spiritual soul is clever while the corporeal soul is foolish

17

其始来也,一灵不泯,魄附魂以行

yi ling bu min, po fu hun yi xing
when he first came, he was clever and not yet vanished so the spiritual and corporeal soul could enclose and come together

18

其既去也,心事既毕,魂一散而魄滞。

since he wanted to leave and his worries were resolved, his spiritual soul fell apart and his corporeal soul remained

19

魂在则其人也,魂去则非其人也

the spiritual soul is the personality and when the spiritual soul is gone, there is also no more personality

20

世之移尸走影,皆魄为之,惟有道之人为能制魄

the walking dead and shadows are all corporeal souls. there are only a few people with the dao who can control their corporeal souls