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Rumi - Divani Shamsi Tabriz - Every fair shape you have seen

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Selected Poems from the Divani Shamsi Tabriz – R A Nicholson

Every fair shape you have seen, every deep saying you have heard
Be not cast down that it perished; for that is not so.........

Every form you see has its archetype in the placeless world
If the form perished, no matter, since its original is everlasting

 

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Rumi, Jalaladdin

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