The mighty Mahmud, the victorious Lordby Omar Khayyam
English version by Edward FitzGerald
Original Language Persian/Farsi
The mighty Mahmud, the victorious Lord,
That all the misbelieving and black Horde
Of Fears and Sorrows that infest the Soul
Scatters and slays with his enchanted Sword.
|-- from The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, by Omar Khayyam / Translated by Edward FitzGerald|