A Book of Verses underneath the Bough
Omar Khayyam (1048-1131), Persian poet
translated by Edward FitzGerald (1809-1883), English poet

A Book of Verses underneath the Bough,
A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread – and Thou
       Beside me singing in the Wilderness –
Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow!

Quatrain 12 from The Rubiyt of Omar Khayyam -5th Edition (1889)


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