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Rumi - Rubaiyat - I hoped my grief to be my cure

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013386

Type of Spiritual Experience

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A description of the experience

From the 'Rubaiyat' by Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Balkhi-Rumi

I hoped my grief to be my cure
But I drowned in helplessness
You asked me out of kindness
'What is your wish?'
'What I want is You' I answered
'That I cannot promise'

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Rumi, Jalaladdin

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