Wednesday, June 3, 2009

the sun...


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
world.

13th century poem, by Hafiz, beloved Persian Poet
found in the book Love Poems From God.

2 comments:

Rebekah said...

This lovely poem made my day. Thank you for sharing it!

Joetta said...

yeah it really got me... i have not been able to get it out of my head.
j