h1

Dust on your doorstep

October 11, 2006

Hafiz grave“In your service I’m emptied, emptied of myself.
My soul is just the dust on your doorstep.
But I don’t offer my heart’s gold to just anyone—
The door to this treasure bears only your name.”

— Hafiz

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: