Hafez%2C_the_Persian

THE SUN NEVER SAYS

Even
After
All this time
The sun never says to the earth,
“You owe
Me”.

Look
What happens
With a love like that,
It lights the
Whole
Sky.

WHEN YOU CAN ENDURE

When
The words stop
And you can endure the silence
That reveals your heart’s
Pain

Of emptiness
Of that great wrenching-sweet longing,

That is the time to listen
To what the beloved’s
Eyes

Most want to
Say

THE GIANT FAT PEOPLE

God
And I have become
Like two giant fat people
Living in a
Tiny boat.
We
Keep
Bumping into each other and
L
A
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G
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