Omar Khayyam

(1048–1131 / Nishapur / Iran)

Omar Khayyam Poems

1. The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam 1/3/2003
2. For some we loved 11/21/2014
3. Come Fill The Cup 11/22/2014
4. The Shears of Fate 3/2/2015

The Shears of Fate

Khayyam, who stitched the tents of science,
Has fallen in grief's furnace and been suddenly burned,
The shears of Fate have cut the tent ropes of his life,
And the broker of Hope has sold him for nothing!

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