Far-away Lights

My blog,,, a place to practice reducing self-censorism!

Wednesday, March 29, 2006

I shall go the way of the open sea,
To the lands I knew before you came,
And the cool ocean breezes shall blow from me
The memory of your name.

- - - -Laurence Hope

A Book of Verses underneath the Bough,
A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread - and Thou
Beside me singing in the Wilderness-
Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow!

- - - -Edward Fitzgerald "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam"