I fear
The heavy weight of a fleeting second
When I think of
My ignorance-body.
I brave
The heavy weight of slow centuries
When I meditate on
My illumination-soul.

Excerpt from The Goal is Won by  Sri Chinmoy

Copyright © Sri Chinmoy 1975

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