That Which Frees You

The bird that sings
pain's song
is love.

The messenger skilled
in the language
of the unseen world
is love.

It is love that speaks to you,
calling you beyond the limits
of this created realm.

That which frees you
from your tiny self
also is love.

Khaqani Shirwani, Love's Alchemy by David Fideler, translator, Sabrineh Fideler, translator