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#Haiku: Claret

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-By Linda Lee Lyberg

come sip the Claret

with ruby lips savoring

anguish falls away

Copyright©2017

Linda Lee Lyberg

My response to Carpe Diem #1232 past regrets and future fears

Here is the quatrain Chèvrefeuille has given us to work with:

Ah! my Beloved, fill the Cup that clears
TO-DAY of past Regrets and future Fears –
To-morrow? – Why, To-morrow I may be
Myself with Yesterday’s Sev’n Thousand Years.

© Omar Khayyam (Tr. FitzGerald)

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