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The Ruba'iyat of Omar Khayyam by Omar Khayyám
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Aug 22, 2008

it was amazing
bookshelves: islam, poetry
Read in January, 1998

Have to love this, the character of the poetry is so rich and unexpected:

Heaven's wheel gained nothing from my coming
Nor did my going augment its dignity;
Nor did my ears hear from anyone
Why I had to come and why I went.
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Gary I should read this.

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