Monthly Archives: June 2012

Quatrain#87 Looking through His eyes

Life of the senses has spread the feast sure Each takes his fill and thinks the world as fair: But in death earth has her treasures laid out True heirs we are, bereft of senses there. benny “Under God’s benign … Continue reading

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A Pair of Quatrains#102

 Quatrain#102 Such riddles thrown unasked are the tare And if the wise could throw them all to fire! Go seek wisdom of life from presses red With wine,- Oh to ease down this distemper! benny (over the cups at the … Continue reading

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Quatrain#62 Power of Love

You made me and unmade me in a trice,- I grieve ever you left without a trace. Where love made me satiate,-time stands still Oh, with your absence I know this is hell! benny

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Quatrain#44

Quatrain#44   Oh Love, in your deep embraces make heaven Of this earth, so shall peace on all reign: Through your eyes I see the sky, of the earth Held close as one along the horizon.

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Quatrain#56- The Spring is Here!

The Spring has come piping and sweet melody Makes all regrets a false vanity: Before this feast of life falls cold to taste Let us make the most of it, O hurry! benny

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Quatrain#35 Earthly Pomp and Glory

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The Rubaiyat-the sun

Time is swift in unwinding man’s labors And eons pass before the Eye closes at last: Seek not any man’s fame among the cold things Even as the Sun shall crumble to dust.  benny

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