"我問李老師，聽說方老師去世後，他辦公室滿黑板公式中，埋有這樣一行字 ：Butte fire burned beneath the ashes (薪火相傳)
A butte /bjuːt/ is an isolated hill with steep, often vertical sides and a small, relatively flat top; buttes are smaller than mesas, plateaus, and table landforms.
n., (1) torch; (2) the torch of learning handed from teacher to pupil.
weak tea 有時指淡茶，下文中的 weak tea，可能指景氣清淡、有點食之無味。
The May government’s additional spending won’t spur growth.
A dilute solution of tea.
An unconvincing argument.
Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB)
“Quibbling over translations is perhaps only amusing for translators and people who claim to be experts in the original tongue. We’ll try a set of comparisons, but first I’ll declare that the best new old fiction you’re going to read all year is between the covers of this book.”—reviewer Bob Blaisdell's endorses the new Pushkin translation by Pevear and Volokhonsky.