If You Want What Visible Reality

If you want what visible reality
can give, you're an employee.
If you want the unseen world,
you're not living your truth.
Both wishes are foolish,
but you'll be forgiven for forgetting
that what you really want is
love's confusing joy.

by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

Comments (1)

I thought I had pointed out that the second word should be 'lambent.' 'Candent' is not a word.