Absolutely Clear by Hafez

Don't surrender your loneliness
So quickly.
Let it cut more deep.

Let it ferment and season you
As few human
Or even divine ingredients can.

Something missing in my heart tonight
Has made my eyes so soft,
My voice
So tender,

My need of God

Translation by Daniel Ladinsky.

archive posted on 1 Jan 1999 in #healing & #loving

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