Drownings

You drowned in the sea of fanaticism

And dogmatism.

He drowned in the sea of reason

And doubt.

I drowned in the sea of self-pity

And unreality.

- Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 2 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved