I always remember my former teachers’
Leaving in our juvenile mind deep impressions.
Cross-armed we listened to their
Each commandment was beau ideal for us to
The teachers looked at us and could
Thro’ our eyes a dear homeland in our
They admonished us that we are of Viet
Anywhere to live, always recall it, never
to be bent.
Your lection on human behavior you gave
Even in troubles I have kept in memory
Your succulent explanations in our ears
How sweet... how could I forget such
I have promised that we will try to win
And continue to learn/acquire that
The precious teachers’ teachings are
all books above
And above all manifest such a sense of noble love.
Adaptation by THANH-THANH