Khalil Gibran

(January 6, 1883 – April 10, 1931 / Bsharri)

Death XXVII


Then Almitra spoke, saying, "We would ask now of Death."

And he said:
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  • Gold Star - 10,411 Points * Sunprincess * (6/9/2014 8:47:00 PM)

    , , , , , , , a remarkable write on death....loved reading this one.... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 10 Points Ejaz Khan (5/20/2009 3:09:00 PM)

    Yes master, you're right about the fact that life and death are but one and the same thing, just the opposites of the same entity we call existence. And yet I dare differ from you that the other side is greater or more desirable. By now you may have been aware that the dead yearns to be alive, the spirit seeks the physical vehicles, how otherwise we can explain the explosions of population in the world. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 22 Points Gregory Collins (6/3/2008 6:31:00 AM)

    his fossils moan, and they are all around, they hold the grass up gathering sky (Report) Reply

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