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

The mighty Mahmúd, the victorious Lord
Language: English  after the Persian (Farsi) 
The mighty Mahmúd, the victorious Lord,
That all the misbelieving and black Horde 
Of Fears and Sorrows that infest the Soul
Scatters and slays with his enchanted Sword.

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