FUZULI – Layla and Majnun

Posted: 29 December 2011 in FUZULI
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XI
Herein are set forth the Couplets that mark the end of the
First Stage of Mejnun’s unhappy Story.

Thus Qays pined, lonely and sad,
While quickly abroad spread the news of his state:
The world thought it shameful, and renamed the lad
From Qays unto Mejnun, with Sorrow as mate.

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