If my life’s freedom dies,
What shall remain
In my heart?
Not the sighs of loss,
But the illumining
Surrender-tears
Of my gratitude-soul.

Excerpt from ‘Transcendence-Perfection‘ by  Sri Chinmoy

Copyright © Sri Chinmoy 1975

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