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funeral procession

Inside the Great Mystery that is,
we don’t really own anything.
What is this competition we feel then,
before we go, one at a time, through the same gate?

Jelaluddin Rumi (1207-1273)

source: Moyne, J. & Barks, C. (1984) (trans.). Open secret: versions of Rumi. Putney, VT: Threshold Books; no. 1616.

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