Rumi: we take long trips

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We take long trips.

We puzzle over the meaning of a painting or a book,

when what we are wanting to see and understand

in this world, we are that.

 

Open Secret: Versions of Rumi tr John Moyne and Coleman Barks (Threshold Books 1984) p. 10 http://www.flickr.com/photos/50506233@N04/7618786014

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