Past and Present : A Rubai’yat

Roses, crushed roses in runlets fallen

Ghosts of past,- and nothing of attar remain;

Tears run unabashed along fair cheeks

Dipped from an inkwell of heart that is plain.

benny

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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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One Response to Past and Present : A Rubai’yat

  1. Dagny says:

    That’s a lovely one, Benny.

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