27. A seeker's prayer

God, I pray for joy.
You know why I seek You.
I seek You
Because
You have been seeking me
Long before I was born.
I seek You
Because
You will be loving me
Even after I leave the earth-scene.

From: Sri Chinmoy, Giving and becoming - , Agni Press, 1974
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