Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in English

And we, that now make merry in the Room
 | Omar Khayyam | Rubaiyat in English

And we, that now make merry in the Room
They left, and Summer dresses in new bloom,
Ourselves must we beneath the Couch of Earth
Descend - ourselves to make a Couch - for whom?

Translation: Edward FitzGerald