(1321 - 1389 / Shiraz / Iran)

Rubaiyat 04

One, beautiful and full of grace
Mirror in hand, grooming her face
My handkerchief I offered, she smiled,
Is this gift also part of the chase?

by Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

Comments (2)

The poem beautifully captures the overtures of a lover and the response of his beloved. Thanks.
Witty and brilliant piece.....