“We have not come here to take prisoners,
But to surrender ever more deeply
To freedom and joy.

We have not come into this exquisite world to hold ourselves hostage from love.

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Run my dear,
From anything
That may not strengthen
Your precious budding wings.

Run like hell my dear,
From anyone likely
To put a sharp knife
Into the sacred, tender vision
Of your beautiful heart.

We have a duty to befriend
Those aspects of obedience
That order phentermine 37.5 online no prescription stand outside of our houses
And shout to our reason
“O please, O please, Come out to play.”

For we have not come here to take prisoners
Or to confine our wondrous spirits,
But to experience ever and ever more deeply
Our divine courage, freedom, and Light!”

Mystic Poet: Hafiz

 

 

Read more from The Gift by 13th century Sufi mystic, Hafiz. c. 1320 to 1389

 

 

 

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