Look to the Rose that blows about us -- "Loby Omar Khayyam
English version by Edward FitzGerald
Original Language Persian/Farsi
Look to the Rose that blows about us -- "Lo,
"Laughing," she says, "into the World I blow:
"At once the silken Tassel of my Purse
"Tear, and its Treasure on the Garden throw."
|-- from The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, by Omar Khayyam / Translated by Edward FitzGerald|