285. Necessity


God begged me

To start my life

With a fateful necessity.

God asked me

To continue my life

With a hopeful necessity.

God commanded me

To end my life

With a meaningful necessity.


From:Sri Chinmoy,The Dance of Life, part 6, Aum Press, Puerto Rico, 1973
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