Daughter of the Soul of Love
Vase of bitterness and of
Dream of the human heart, fruit
Flower of joy, fragrance and
bloom of feeling
Tongue of lovers, revealer of
Mother of the tears of hidden love
Inspirer of poets, [composers,
Unity of thoughts within fragments
Designer of love out of beauty
Wine of the exulting heart in
a world of dreams
Heartener of warriors, and strengthener
Ocean of mercy and sea of tenderness
In your depths we deposit our hearts
Thou hast taught us to see with our
And hear with our hearts.
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Confirmed with A Second Treasury of Kahlil Gibran, excerpt from Of Music.
1 A. Hinton: "composers,/ and architects"
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