768. I escaped

I escaped
From the Embrace of God.

I escaped
From the sea of ignorance.

I escaped
From the perdition of despair.

I escaped
From the den of destruction.

I know not why.
I know not how.

And now I see,
No escape, no escape.
I am caught by my own
Choice of freedom.

Sri Chinmoy, The Dance of Life, part 16.First published by Agni Press in 1973.

This is the 47th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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