„Of my Base metal may be filed a Key,
That shall unlock the Door he howls without.“

—  Omar Khayyam, The Rubaiyat (1120), Context: The Vine had struck a fibre: which about If clings my being — let the Dervish flout; Of my Base metal may be filed a Key, That shall unlock the Door he howls without.
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