Shark: Meanness

Shark, my shark,
I am so proud of you.
Your meanness-consciousness
Is totally gone.
You swim in the sea of light
and eternal day.
I assure you, you shall not
Be asked to swim again
In the sea of water, mud and clay.

Sri Chinmoy, Animal Kingdom.First published by Agni Press in 1973.

This is the 68th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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