Many a time have I seen youMany a time have I seen You
In the inmost depths of my heart.
I have broken dark slumber
With my indomitable inner strength.
You are all mine; this secret
Dawns time and again in my mind.
Yet I know not why the darkness of ugliness
Resides still in my heart.
Sri Chinmoy, Beyond Within — A collection of writings 1964-1974, Agni Press, 1975