kiss of life

At night we fall into each other with such grace.

When it’s light, you throw me back
like you do your hair.

Your eyes now drunk with God,
mine with looking at you,
one drunkard takes care of another

 Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi

(1207 – 1273) 

Afghanistan & Turkey 

 

English version by Coleman Barks
Original Language Persian/Farsi

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