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:: Song Of The Flower :: April 6, 2007

Posted by Minci 先生 in Love and Relationship, Ponderings.
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 Song of the Flower XXIII by Khalil Gibran
   
 
I am a kind word uttered and repeated
By the voice of Nature;
I am a star fallen from the
Blue tent upon the green carpet.
I am the daughter of the elements
With whom Winter conceived;
To whom Spring gave birth; I was
Reared in the lap of Summer and I
Slept in the bed of Autumn.
At dawn I unite with the breeze
To announce the coming of light;
At eventide I join the birds
In bidding the light farewell.
The plains are decorated with
My beautiful colors, and the air
Is scented with my fragrance.
As I embrace Slumber the eyes of
Night watch over me, and as I
Awaken I stare at the sun, which is
The only eye of the day.
I drink dew for wine, and hearken to
The voices of the birds, and dance
To the rhythmic swaying of the grass.
I am the lover’s gift; I am the wedding wreath;
I am the memory of a moment of happiness;
I am the last gift of the living to the dead;
I am a part of joy and a part of sorrow.

But I look up high to see only the light,
And never look down to see my shadow.
This is wisdom which man must learn.  

Comments»

1. Puteri Nad :-) - April 6, 2007

suwit..
haihhh seksa nad tadik..hihi

2. little healer - April 7, 2007

haha.. sbnryner telah mengalami melankolik mode.. nasib baik ah tak terpengaruh utk delete blog lagi.. 😛


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