drunk with God

 

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,

breath
mine with looking at you,
one drunkard takes care of another.

Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi
(1207 – 1273 )

English version by Coleman Barks
Original Language Persian/Farsi

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