[ (rooh-be-aht, rooh-beye-aht) ]
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 [enough]!
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Question 1 of 7
What does “Indigenous” mean?
Words nearby “The Rubáiyát”
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