There was a Door to which I found no Key:
There was a Veil past which I could not see:
Some little Talk awhile of ME and THEE
There seem’d - and then no more of THEE and ME.
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat
Edward FitzGerald gave to his translation of a selection of poems written in Persian and of which there are about a thousand, attributed to Omar Khayyám (1048–1131), a Persian poet, mathematician and astronomer.