O My Hope

O my hope,

Where are you?

Can you not see me

Inside the despair-grave?

O my hope,

Where are you?

Can you not grant me someday

The helmet of protection

And the crown of satisfaction?

Hope, my hope!

- Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 5 by Sri Chinmoy,

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