Wine melting shadows
Fear journeys beyond thought
A cup of dreams

©Vivian Zems

Carpe Diem #1232- Past regrets and future fears

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)