I've Broken Through To Longing

by Jellaludin Rumi

I've broken through to longing
Now, filled with a grief I have
Felt before, but never like this.
The center leads to love.
Soul opens the creation core.
Hold on to your particular pain.
That too can take you to God.



Coleman Barks trans.

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