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Rubaiyat#52 Inverted Bowl

And that inverted bowl we call the sky, Whereunder crawling coop’t we live and die, Lift not thy hands to it for help-for it Rolls impotently on as Thou or I. (Edward Fitzgerald translation-first ed.,) Advertisements

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Rubaiyat #7 First. Ed. Bird of Time

Come, fill the cup, and in the fire of of Spring The Winter garment of repentance fling: The Bird of time has but a little way To fly, and Lo! the bird is on the Wing. (Edward Fitzgerald translation)

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Omar Khayyam-The Rubaiyat illustration

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