19. God taught me

Before the first hour

Of my sleep,

God taught me

How to sleep.


During the second hour

Of my sleep,

God taught me

How to wake up.


In the last hour

Of my sleep,

God taught me

How to capture Him,

How to possess Him,

How to treasure Him.


From:Sri Chinmoy,The Golden Boat, part 3, Agni Press, 1974
Sourced from https://srichinmoylibrary.com/gb_3