Ahmad al-Alawi

Layla

Layla

Full near I came unto where dwelleth Layla, when I heard her call. That voice, would I might ever hear it! She favored me, and drew me to her, Took me in, into her precinct, With discourse intimate addressed me. She sat me by her, then came closer, Raised the cloak that hid her from me, Made me marv... »