The Scheme of Things

The Scheme of Things

Carpe Diem #1315 Scheme of Things 

Ah Love ! could thou and I with Fate conspire
To grasp this sorry Scheme of Things entire,
Would not we shatter it to bits – and then
Re-mould it nearer to the Heart’s Desire !

© Omar Khayyam (Tr. FitzGerald)

barefoot we walk
the moonlit path
wrapped in desire

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