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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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The illustrated Omar Khayyam-cover design

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Quatrain#44

Quatrain#44   Oh Love, in your deep embraces make heaven Of this earth, so shall peace on all reign: Through your eyes I see the sky, of the earth Held close as one along the horizon.

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Introductory essay-Rubaiyat

  For those who have come to accept Omar Khayyam’s the Rubáiyát from the translation of Edward Fitzgerald my quatrains may come as a disappointment. The reclusive Victorian poet- scholar took great liberties with the original and yet created a standard … Continue reading

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Quatrain #29

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Quatrain #7

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Quatrain#2 -illustrated

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