Hundreds of my friends became enemiesby Sarmad
English version by Isaac A. Ezekiel
Original Language Persian/Farsi
Hundreds of my friends became enemies,
but the friendship of the One gave solace to my heart.
I chose oneness -- now I am free of the many.
I became his and He became mine at last.
|-- from Sarmad: Martyr to Love Divine, by Isaac A. Ezekiel|
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