None answer'd this; but after Silence...
Language: English after the Persian (Farsi)
None answer'd this; but after Silence spake
[A]1 Vessel of a more ungainly Make:
"They sneer at me for leaning all awry;
"What! did the Hand then of the Potter shake!"
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- Also set in English, a translation by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883) , no title, from The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Third Edition, no. 86, from The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Fourth Edition, no. 86, published 1872 by Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir.
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