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The Strength Of The Lonely

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(What the Mendicant Said )


The moon's a monk, unmated,
Who walks his cell, the sky.
His strength is that of heaven-vowed men
Who all life's flames defy.

They turn to stars or shadows,
They go like snow or dew—
Leaving behind no sorrow—
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Sachidananda Panda 12 January 2020
" The moon's a monk, unmated, " Marvellous beyond words..
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Sandra Feldman 21 September 2018
Great! In its simplicity, beauty and glorious imagery!
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