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And after he had thus spoken Kai Kaous passed away, and there remained of him in the world but the memory of his name.
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And day by day were the Iranians weakened, for they were smitten with great slaughter, and the number of their dead was past the counting.
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And now may the blessing of God rest upon all men. I have told unto them the Epic of Kings, and the Epic of Kings is come to a close, and the tale of their deeds is ended.
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And Piran, when he had seen the babe, goodly of mien, who already in his cradle was like unto a king, sware a great oath that Afrasiyab should not destroy it.
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And the blood of brave men was shed like unto the shedding of rain from a black cloud.
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For Afrasiyab, when he learned the death of Piran, was beside himself with grief.
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Helmet was joined to helmet, and spear to spear, and jewels, baggage, and elephants without number went with them, and you would have said it was a host that none could understand.
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How shall a man escape from that which is written; How shall he flee from his destiny?
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In a little time it came about that there was born unto Ferangis, in the house of Piran, a son of the race of Saiawush.
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Kai aous seated him on the crystal throne, and the world was obedient to his will.
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Kaiumers first sat upon the throne of Persia, and was master of the world.
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Now Afrasiyab knew that the words of Piran were wise, and he gave ear unto them.
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Now for the space of two years Kai Khosrau did thus unto Afrasiyab, and the glory of Turan was eclipsed, and Rustem reigned within the land.
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Now Husheng was a wise man and just, and the heavens revolved over his throne forty years. justice did he spread over the land, and the world was better for his reign.
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Now when it was done, Kai Khosrau mounted upon the crystal throne, and he held in his hand the ox-headed mace, and he bare on his head the crown of the Kaianides, and a sash of might was girded round his loins.
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Now when Rustem was come unto himself, he saw Shugdad, and he beheld in his face the joy felt of this evil man at this adventure. Then he knew that it was his brother that was his foe.
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Now when the two armies met, many and fierce were the combats waged between them, and blows were given and received, and swords flashed and showers of arrows descended on all sides.
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Then the glorious Feridoun, when he had thus made trial of their hearts, vanished from their sight. But presently he came again with the face of their father, and many warriors, elephants, and cymbals were in his train.
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Then Zal and Rustem, and Gudarz the aged, listened unto the voice of the Shah, for they knew that he spake that which it became them to obey.
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There stood a slave in the house of Zal, and she was fair to see, so that the heart of the aged man went out to her. And there was born to her a son, goodly of mien, like unto Saum the hero, and Zal named him Shugdad.
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