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See also: 碧眼童颜
- Describes a person who is old, but still has a youthful face.
- 遇一老人，碧眼童顏，手執藜杖。 [Written Vernacular Chinese, trad.]
- From: Romance of the Three Kingdoms, circa 14th century CE
- Yù yī lǎorén, bìyǎntóngyán, shǒu zhí lízhàng. [Pinyin]
- He came across an old man; the old man had a youthful countenance, and was carrying a walking stick fashioned from the hardened stalk of a goosefoot plant.
遇一老人，碧眼童颜，手执藜杖。 [Written Vernacular Chinese, simp.]