Omar Khayyam

(1048–1131 / Nishapur / Iran)

The Shears Of Fate - Poem by Omar Khayyam

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!

Topic(s) of this poem: fate


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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/7/2015 1:18:00 PM)


    Outstanding Rubaiyat by Master of this art. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 2, 2015



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