Melek the sultan, tired and wan,
Nodded at noon on the divan.
Beside the fountain lingered near
Jamil the bard, and the vizier ---
Old Yusuf, cross and hard to please;
Then Jamil sang, in words like these:
Slim is Butheina -- slim is she
This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.I would like to translate this poem