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Analysis of Quatrain #38 The Illustrated Omar Khayyam

I repent the dream I lost in Time’s womb; Perchance Life hides from me a dream to plumb: Not satiated with the dream to come Nor what on my skull in cipher writ: Tomb. Every life as an idea. It … Continue reading

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Rubaiyat#8 Fifth ed.- Leaves of Life

Whether at Naishapur or Babylon, Whether the cup with sweet or bitter run, The wine of life keeps oozing drop by drop, The leaves of Life keep falling one by one. (Edward Fitzgerald translation)

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Quatrain#2 -illustrated

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Quatrain # 24 gilding the lily

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