SHORT POEMS: “The rose” by Hafiz

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“The rose”

 

How did the rose ever open its heart

And give to this world all of its beauty?

It felt the encouragement of light against its Being.

Otherwise we all remain too frightened.

-Hafiz

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. I have and will always have a great respect for short poems. And anyone who can say so much, yet so little. I love this.

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    1. That’s right, a true master of poetry who can elevate the soul and bring so many emotions in just a few strokes of words…

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