Never was he alone

Never was he alone
Tragedy and sovereignty,
Catastrophe and victory
Freely in him were grown.

Never was he alone.
God's bright Promise and Bliss,
Earth's wild ignorance and her kiss
Lavishly in him were grown.
Sri Chinmoy, AUM — Vol. 1, No. 4, 27 November 1965, Boro Park Printers -- Brooklyn, N. Y, 1965