690. Too proud

He was too proud to die,
He was too proud to live.
God said to him:
"Since you do not want to die,
You may as well
Work for me on earth.
Since you do not want to live,
You may as well
Sleep all day and night."

Sri Chinmoy, Europe-Blossoms.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 126th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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