AWAKE! for Morning in the Bowl of Nightby Omar Khayyam
English version by Edward FitzGerald
Original Language Persian/Farsi
AWAKE! for Morning in the Bowl of Night
Has flung the Stone that puts the Stars to Flight:
And Lo! the Hunter of the East has caught
The Sultan's Turret in a Noose of Light.
|-- from The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, by Omar Khayyam / Translated by Edward FitzGerald|