1010. The swimmer

There was a time
When he used to swim
In the blue-white rivers
Of Heaven.

But now he is swimming
With the shadow of despair
In the ocean
Of destruction.

Sri Chinmoy, Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, part 11.First published by Agni Press in 1981.

This is the 418th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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