If You Show Patience

If you show patience, I'll rid you of this virtue.
If you fall asleep, I'll rub the sleep from your eyes.
If you become a mountain, I'll melt you in fire.
And if you become an ocean, I'll drink all your water.

by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

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Comments (2)

Nice rhymes and fast flow to this! -chuck
The Streets can also Rise into Light and Revelation, until hope is let to live and alive. Interesting subject. Thank you!