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

And once again there gather'd a scarce...
Language: English  after the Persian (Farsi) 
And once again there gather'd a scarce heard
Whisper among them; as it were, the stirr'd
Ashes of some all but extinguisht Tongue, 
Which mine ear kindled into living Word.

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