Amore e pianto, vivono accanto

Some Kiss We Want …


There is some kiss we want with
our whole lives, the touch of

spirit on the body.  Seawater
begs the pearl to break its shell.

And the lily, how passionately
it needs some wild darling ! At

night, I open the window and ask
the moon to come and press its

face against mine.  Breathe into
me.  Close the language door and

 open the love window.  The moon
won’t use the door, only the window.

From Soul of Rumi
Coleman Barks


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4 responses

  1. empressalice

    i really enjoyed it. Intresting.

    March 2, 2012 at 12:40 am

    • thank you 🙂

      March 2, 2012 at 12:42 am

      • empressalice

        Not a problem in the slightest

        March 2, 2012 at 12:42 am

  2. maryfollowsthelamb

    Sigh…

    March 2, 2012 at 2:05 am

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