by Hakim Omar Khayyám (c1048 - c1122)
Translation by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883)

And look ‑‑ a thousand Blossoms with the...
Language: English  after the Persian (Farsi) 
And look -- a thousand Blossoms with the Day
Woke -- and a thousand scatter'd into Clay:
And this first Summer Month that brings the Rose
Shall take Jamshýd and Kaikobád away.

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