Night Magic

love 41

“This is the kind of Friend
You are –
Without making me realize
My soul’s anguished history,
You slip into my house at night,


And

while I am sleeping,
You silently carry off
All my suffering and sordid past
In Your beautiful
Hands.”

حافظ Khwāja Šams ud-Dīn Muhammad Hāfez-e Šīrāzī, or simply Hāfez (Persian: خواجه شمس‌الدین محمد حافظ شیرازی), was a Persian mystic and poet. He was born sometime between the years 1310 and 1337.  one of the three greatest poets of the world. His lyrical poems, known as ghazals, are noted for their beauty and bring to fruition the love, mysticism, and early Sufi themes

― شمس الدین محمد حافظ / 
Shams-al-Din Mohammad Hafez, 
(1325 – 1389 )

Compiled by : ram H singhal

for

Fragrant Breeze

( Monday poetry Blog )