585. Only to be

I touched his feet
Only to be kicked.

I struck his head
Only to be blessed.

I breathed his heart
Only to be ridiculed.

I braved his soul
Only to be embraced.

Sri Chinmoy, The Dance of Life, part 12.First published by Agni Press in 1973.

This is the 43rd book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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