Rubaiyat#17 Dead as Dung

They say the Lion and the lizard keep
The Courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep:
Bahram, that great hunter- the wild ass
Stamps o’er his head, and he lies fast asleep.
(Edward Fitzgerald translation-first edition)

The illustration has been withdrawn.Sorry-b

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I am a Dutch citizen. An architect by profession I am married and have six grandchildren. I am still keen on expressing myself and each day is new and an occasion where I might bring out from within something worthwhile.
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