This manuscript is dated from late 15th or 16th century. Yet another manuscript Vollers 0921t was digitized as part of an ongoing project pertaining to the Islamic Manuscript collection of the Leipzig University Library. The Simorgh ceased to speak, and silence reigned. the Conference of the Birds, tr. Afkham Darbandi and Dick Davis, London: Penguin, 1984, line, se the Simurgh, whom the birds set out to find in the first ace, is the birds themselves, Borges is able to suggest in a final note that all quests are ultimately a quest to find ourselves: The pilgrims go forth in search of an unknown goal; this goal, which will be revealed only at the end, must arouse wonder and not be or appear to be merely ed on.