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东门黄犬
Pinyin
dōng mén huáng quǎn
Explanation
Meaning
用以作为为官遭祸,抽身悔迟之典。
Context
《史记·李斯列传》载:秦二世二年七月,丞相李斯因遭奸人诬陷,论腰斩咸阳市。临刑谓其中子曰:“吾欲与若复牵黄犬俱出上蔡东门逐狡兔,岂可得乎!”
Example
~,固以长悲;南阳白衣,何可复得! ◎南朝·陈·徐陵《梁贞阳侯重与王太尉书》
 
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