Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in English

`Tis but a Tent where takes his one day`s rest
 | Omar Khayyam | Rubaiyat in English

`Tis but a Tent where takes his one day`s rest
A Sultan to the realm of Death addrest;
The Sultan rises, and the dark Ferrash
Strikes, and prepares it for another Guest.

Translation: Edward FitzGerald