|The rubai is a Persian verse form consisting of a quatrain written in iambic pentameter with the rhyme scheme AABA. The most famous collection of these quatrains (rubaiyat) is the one written by Omar Khayyam.
The rubai is a Persian form of verse;
December's chill is in the air once more,
The time to sow and reap is now behind;
Relax the rules and social strata blur.