His thoughts began to cry
When they saw the face
Of his all-conquering Will.
Lo and behold!
His all-conquering Will
Has surrendered unconditionally
For his own perfection-delight.
Excerpt from ‘Transcendence-Perfection‘ by Sri Chinmoy
Copyright © Sri Chinmoy 1975
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