Monday, May 18, 2009

Keeping Watch

"Keeping Watch" by Hafiz

In the morning
When I began to wake,
It happened again -

That feeling
That You, Beloved,
Had stood over me all night
Keeping watch,

That feeling
That as soon as I began to stir

You put Your lips on my forehead
And lit a Holy Lamp
Inside my heart.

1 comment:

Leslie said...

How is it that I forgot to come here?

Nice to read you.