Michael Shepherd

Rookie (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

In The Spirit Of Rumi-1 - Poem by Michael Shepherd

My Beloved said

As a lover watches secretly
his beloved admiring in the mirror
herself, glowing with his love,

so I watch you secretly;

polish that mirror, so that
we may see each other in it

and laughing,
wonder whom we see.

Comments about In The Spirit Of Rumi-1 by Michael Shepherd

  • (3/21/2007 10:58:00 AM)

    I loved this poem very nicely written. (Report)Reply

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  • (3/21/2007 10:46:00 AM)

    Michael, you are a card! Djin Rumi, anyone? (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, February 4, 2011

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