Translation by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883)

One who traveled in the desert
Language: English  after the Persian (Farsi) 
One who traveled in the desert
Saw Majnun where he was sitting
All alone like a magician
Tracing letters in the sand. 

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Researcher for this text: Jean Nandi

This text was added to the website: 2009-10-30
Line count: 4
Word count: 22