Rubaiyat #40 Days of Wine and Roses

You know, my friends, how long since in my house

For a  new marriage I did make carouse:

Divorced old barren Reason from my bed,

And took the Daughter of Vine to spouse.

(Edward Fitzgerald translation-first edition)

The illustration has been withdrawn. Sorry.-b

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About bennythomas

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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