Rabindranath Tagore

Calcutta (Kolkata), Bengal Presidency / British India
Rabindranath Tagore
Calcutta (Kolkata), Bengal Presidency / British India
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Distant Time

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I know not from what distant time
thou art ever coming nearer to meet me.
Thy sun and stars can never keep thee hidden from me for aye.

In many a morning and eve thy footsteps have been heard
and thy messenger has come within my heart and called me in secret.

I know not only why today my life is all astir,
and a feeling of tremulous joy is passing through my heart.

It is as if the time were come to wind up my work,
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Rose Marie Juan-austin 13 September 2021

A well expressed poem that stirs the spirit. Very inspiring.

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M Asim Nehal 20 February 2016

Superb poem, Inspiring and hopeful to meet the Almighty.

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Ramesh Rai 21 February 2014

My heart is filled with enormous joys.

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